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June 22, 2009, 7:19 p.m.

Links on Twitter: Huffington Post’s local news plans, AOL’s PoliticsDaily vs. Politico, Weekly World News on Google Books

What’s next for Arianna Huffington? Local sites in NY and Denver. Good interview with the “blog diva” http://tr.im/pjtS »

Kachingle, Contenture, Inamoon, Payyattention, & EmanciPay all offer awkwardly named micropayment solutions http://tr.im/pjwi »

A lesson in aggregation: How @robinsloan created his “Iran election tracker for the easily overwhelmed” http://tr.im/plpU »

AOL’s PoliticsDaily already has twice Politico’s traffic, but does it matter? I debated it this weekend http://tr.im/pjFO »

Our proudest moment: Howard Stern shouts out the Nieman Journalism Lab (in April) http://tr.im/pjKK »

Google Monster Abducts Satirical Newspaper! Complete archive of Weekly World News available on Google Books http://tr.im/pftv »

 
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“We stepped in and started doing it”: How one woman built an award-winning news outlet from her dining room table
“This is all going on in my apartment. My kids were small and running around, there were always interns here. And then that spring, we were nominated for a really big award.”
Cold, hard numbers will drive the stories on this Internet-crawling company’s new media arm
Fintech company Thinknum has lots of interesting data to sell access to. Now it wants to build public-facing stories out of it.
At The Boston Globe, the editorial pages are looking for new ways to engage readers
“We learned how important it is to have writers and editors and digital producers working collaboratively, near each other. It’s a model for the future.”