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BuzzFeed: ‘Blogging to get a better buzz?

“BuzzFeed distinguishes between what is actually interesting and what is merely hyped.” On the one hand, it’s good to see the human touch at work, but one man’s hype is often another man’s hot topic. OK, tongue-in-cheek sensationalism aside, I’m not trying to spin this whole thing as something bad, because from the looks of […]

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The future of web-based news content

It’s not as if Google didn’t know what they were taking on when they started offering a news service. After all, they were turning news coverage into an Internet commodity. So what’s wrong with this picture? Well, on the face of it, the average web surfer wins, but are the news media publications the losers? […]