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Ripped from the Reader | Quick Links for Tuesday Evening

July 22nd, 2008 · 1 Comment · Classfied | Retail, Uncategorized

+ Transitioning back from a week out of town on vacation (a curious undertaking on several levels for someone who is for the first time ever officially unemployed). + Google News going to get Dugg? TechCrunch says Google and Digg close to finalizing an acquistion. Here. + Star Tribune launches Data Center. NYT says it’ll […]

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Ripped From The Reader — Links for 7/2

July 2nd, 2008 · Comments Off on Ripped From The Reader — Links for 7/2 · Uncategorized

Adrian and crew add two new cities (Charlotte and Philly) to¬† microlocal data emporium Everyblock. One of the inaugural members of the Adrian Holovaty Cloning Lab at Northwestern ruminates on what might be next, halfway through his incubation period. A couple Mama T cheap shots for good measure. Coming next, toilet paper rationing? And what […]

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Newspaper.com Grades

June 3rd, 2008 · Comments Off on Newspaper.com Grades · Uncategorized

Concluding that newspaper.coms “are certainly the key to future revenue growth and profits,” 24/7 Wall Street took the sites for Top 25 US newspapers on a spin and handed out A-F grades “based on: 1) strength of content, 2) ease of use and navigation, 3) use of new web technology including comments sections, message boards, […]

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Kibbles ‘n Bits | Links for Today

June 3rd, 2008 · Comments Off on Kibbles ‘n Bits | Links for Today · Uncategorized

Big court victory for fantasy sports leagues and fans. And just in time for Google to get in the game? Online News Association Executive Director Lori Schwab has stepped down, ONA President Jon Dube said in an e-mail announcement Monday night. “During her time with ONA, the organization’s membership and conference attendance grew to record […]

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Facts, Speaking For Themselves

May 15th, 2008 · Comments Off on Facts, Speaking For Themselves · Uncategorized

Google’s unique U.S. audience in April: 141.1 million Yahoo’s unique audience in April: 140.6 million Number of times Google has beaten Yahoo previously: 0 Leader in page views, however: Yahoo (33.6 billion vs. 28.7 billion) SOURCE: comScore via AP

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