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One group that’s really benefitted from Covid-19: Anti-vaxxers
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April 27, 2011, 6 p.m.

Links on Twitter: YouTube-ers buy Delicious, the Android store is catching up to Apple’s, AOL is expanding MapQuest

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Facebook plans to hold "Hackamonths" for its engineers each month starting this summer »

"We hope this rich data of London…brings you that little bit closer to this historic event." »

Android’s app store will be the same size as Apple’s by this July »

.@ProPublica, using @documentcloud, compares classified & unclassified versions of Guantánamo ruling »

Via @jeffsonderman: "This story has been updated to include salacious details." »

Big news: YouTube’s founders are buying Delicious from Yahoo »

AOL isn’t selling MapQuest, but expanding it—and plans to thread its services across its websites »

The NY Public Library’s awesome "What’s on the Menu?" project has rallied thousands of volunteers »

.@Stevebuttry: The 5 W’s (and How) are as important to the business of news as the content »

Fun fact from Malcolm Gladwell’s "What I Read": He loves car mags—Car and Driver, Road & Track, CAR… »

Apple on the iPhone location-tracking hubbub: "Users are confused" »

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