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    Facebook’s attempts to fight fake news seem to be working. (Twitter’s? Not so much.)
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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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    Facebook’s attempts to fight fake news seem to be working. (Twitter’s? Not so much.)
    Plus: How YouTubers spread far-right beliefs (don’t just blame algorithms), and another cry for less both-sides journalism.
    Public or closed? How much activity really exists? See how other news organizations’ Facebook Groups are faring
    We analyzed the data of groups as large as 40,000 members and as small as 300, from international organizations to local publishers. How does yours fit in?
    Here’s what the Financial Times is doing to get bossy man voice out of (okay, less prominent in) its opinion section
    “She wrote a fabulous piece that did incredibly well and I think there’s no way on earth that (a) she would have submitted or (b) it would have run, before we started this stuff. It got more than double the usual number of pageviews for an opinion piece.”