Nieman Journalism Lab
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@niemanlab archives: September 3, 2010

Goodbye, week Hello, weekend! See you on Tuesday. 
How to woo hackers 
Facebook adds like-ranked news stories to its search returns 
The “Facebook for science” dies; some lessons we can learn from its demise 
RT @robinsloan: @NiemanLab @amandabee Yep, exactly. Basically I love (& agree with) the two big quotes in Farhi’s piece// 
@amandabee Don’t think anyone, @robinsloan included, disagrees with “journalism = context.” The point here is tweets as tools for synthesis. 
“Tweets don’t replace journalism; they kick-start it and turbo-charge it.” 
BBC to update its travel site with interactive mapping (via @journalismnews) 
Google simplifies its privacy policies to make them “more transparent and understandable” 
The lure of the API: scenes and notes from last night’s @TimesOpen event 
Per Quantcast’s estimate, Android’s share of the mobile web market should equal that of Apple iOS within the year 
Former White House budget director Peter Orszag gets a NYT column; he’ll also contribute to the Opinionator blog 
This Week in Review: USA Today’s makeover, UK Times’ ad troubles, Google/AP detente, and more 
“A magazine made out of Internet”: @alexismadrigal shares some lessons of @longshotmag with @CJR 
““They are literally everywhere”: why Xinhua could be the future of journalism (via @romenesko) 
Good morning! The number of mobile users of Twitter has jumped 62% since mid-April