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@niemanlab archives: September 7, 2010

.@GawkerMedia sites are now more trafficked than all papers save the NYT; ad sales hit a new record in August 
Comment is (editor-) free: Guardian gives members of its science blog network the power to publish directly to its site 
.@TheAtlanticWire is now crowdsourcing its popular “Media Diet” series (via @romenesko
Former Nieman Fellow @tommytomlinson chats with @niemanstory about newspapers and experimental storytelling 
J-school as news org: ASU’s Cronkite School launches multimedia site for local/state news (via @dangillmor
What Elizabeth Spiers’ pupils learned in entrepreneurial summer school 
Public service announcement: @voiceofsandiego is hiring a “roving” investigative reporter 
Great news from the Nieman Foundation: we’re partnering with the Pulitzer Center to strengthen global health reporting 
The Atlantic plans a premium iPad app service with daily content from the Web 
The conventional wisdom about how we process info–”visual learners” vs. “auditory,” etc.–may be wrong 
If you’re in the Boston/Cambridge area, come join our @berkmancenter friends for this evening’s Fall 2010 Open House 
“A completely new model for us”: for the first time, the Guardian is giving outsiders the power to publish 
How Stephen Glass exposer @Penenberg scooped traditional media. Again. 
The BBC is using @Ushahidi to crowdmap London’s Tube strike (h/t @digiphile
HuffPost’s traffic nearly doubled between July ’09 and July ’10 (h/t @Journalismo
Good morning! After last week’s “Twitter revolt,” makes its auto-tweets less spammy