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Links on Twitter: Vinyl records still sell, only 279 comments denied on NY Times blog in ’09, Google Maps as a website entry point,

Always wondered about this: @rww says 0.5% of news site visitors print articles. »

CultureMap, a Houston-based entertainment site, uses Google Maps as a home page entry point. »

NY Times’ City Room blog received 82,535 comments in ’09. Of those, only 279 were not approved. »

Does the future of the article put usability over gloss? This demo makes a case: (via @arstechnica»

2.5 million vinyl LPs were sold in the U.S. last year. (via @paidcontent»

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Ken Doctor    July 25, 2014
When people talk about explanatory journalism, the focus is on new players like Vox and FiveThirtyEight, or on giants like the Times and the Post. But can connecting the dots trickle down to the local level?