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The company, which has its roots in blogging, is working with smaller publishers to produce simple, lightweight magazines for smartphones and tablets. Justin Ellis
The latest addition to The Awl’s network of sites brings a link-blog ethos and a bare-bones look to the election.
We crunch the numbers from Gawker’s pageview-chasing experiment. Oh, and what time does the Super Bowl start?
Can trying to launch a site through Kickstarter give The Classical a sustainable audience? Justin Ellis
July 5, 2011
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