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Not a great set, but still listenable

Some tunes I tweeted, but I’m not sure if they hold together as a group: LCD Soundsystem, Losing My Edge – http://tinysong.com/t3ZD Nine Inch Nails, I Do Not Want This – http://tinysong.com/8qaP Dirty Sanchez, Fucking on the Dance Floor –http://tinysong.com/gcDq Beastie Boys, Jimmy James – http://tinysong.com/lfzB Lou Reed & the Velvet Underground, Perfect Day –http://tinysong.com/fs5r

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Some classic ‘future-of-journalism’ cherry-picking

The usual suspects sent this Observer commentary around without analysis or comment. Unfortunately, it makes many dubious presumptions.

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Where iPads break down

Saw this from multiple sources:

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NYT vs. WSJ – Wacky news-animation style

Blog habitué Dio Clese, who blogs himself at News Gadgets, passed along this treat! (thanks!) He also passed on this Wired article on the Taiwan-based company that creates these newsimations — Next Media Animations (NWA): Taiwan Tabloid Sensation Next Media Recreates the News. Some earlier, related posts: Dec. 10, 2009 – About that Tiger Woods animation Dec. […]

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Isn’t it ironic?

Saw this odd juxtaposition on YouTube: (The larger Twitpic version)

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