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Archives: November 2011

Accountability journalism, MTV-style. Megan Garber
Question about future of radio make Ira angry. He optimistic about future of craft.
Interest in the Twitter API is high so the company is setting up face time with developers of all stripes — including media outlets.
Plus: Julian Assange faces extradition, public radio continues to struggle with political opinions, and the rest of the week’s journalism and tech news. Mark Coddington
The personal branding of journalists makes its way onto Google’s news aggregator. Megan Garber
Print editions of The Onion
The Onion’s print distribution is growing through franchising, and local publishers get to reap the ad revenue. Andrew Phelps
Tablet aggregators are facing a battle for mindshare among news consumers. Which ones have a chance to end up on top, and can they pull people away from single-brand apps?
The new gadget site features big, bold visuals, room for community, and lots of structured data.
Jim Bankoff talks about the new parent company of SB Nation and the launch of new tech site The Verge.