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The Society of Professional Journalists faces a “dire situation”
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Aug. 10, 2010, 6 p.m.

Links on Twitter: Facebook to get Foursquared, Civil Beat to start an “Imaginarium,” Open File to expand

CNET is reporting that Facebook’s Foursquare-like geolocation/check-in feature is “imminent” »

Toronto’s @Open_File, which we wrote about on its launch, is expanding to more cities »

.@StateDept now issues foreign policy news via the mobile web »

We are fairly certain that, somehow, this guy is the future of news. »

Paved paths? "Pissoirs"? @Civilbeat‘s Imaginarium invites ideas "to make Hawaii a better place" »

Want to become a social media grokstar? Apply for @SPJ‘s Kiplinger Fellowship »

At the UK’s Times, a reduction in ads behind its new paywall is giving way to advertorials outside the wall »

Google’s tracking code appears on 45 of the 50 most popular US websites; here’s the back-story »

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