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    Links on Twitter: The end of Guardian Local, Philly’s anti-corruption app and Delicious saved

    Wait, is that an iPad on the President’s desk in the Oval Office?

    Stats: 85% of money pledged on Kickstarter is collected and 43% of projects are successful

    How dedicated are Slate readers? They’ll travel to be part of live show podcasts

    Marco Arment talks about the slow – and quiet – retirement of Instapaper Free

    The City of Philadelphia wants to create an army of watchdogs with an anti-corruption app

    When a Florida TV station was unable to broadcast this week, they turned to Facebook to post video

    Bookmarked links saved! Delicious has been bought and will be expanded

    With more social news apps, could over-curation of the news become a problem?

    A look behind the scenes on the collaboration between NPR, Frontline and ProPublica for "Post Mortem"

    The Guardian is ending Guardian Local, its beatblogging experiment in communities

     
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    Bad news from Mashable, BuzzFeed, and Vice shows times are rough for ad-supported digital media
    The rapid growth of Google and Facebook continues to take its toll on digital media companies.
    Asking members to support its journalism (no prizes, no swag), The Guardian raises more reader revenue than ad dollars
    The Guardian revamped its ask and its membership offerings — moving from 12,000 members in the beginning of 2016 to 300,000 today.
    Beating the 404 death knell: Singapore news startups struggle to cover costs and find their footing
    Political news reporting doesn’t seem to be holding up well as a business in the city-state. And it’s even harder when you’re seen as “alternative” media.