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@niemanlab archives: May 2, 2011

Bin Laden didn’t qualify for a NYT paywall exemption 
Last night’s Twitter activity, visualized 
When you go see the NYT doc “Page One” (new trailer at link!), watch for 2 familiar @niemanlab bylines 
The Gray Lady: soon to appear on the silver screen 
Big congrats to Stanford’s newest @KnightFellows! 
The Strib is launching a tablet newspaper 
The NYT can temporarily take down its paywall for big breaking news. But Osama didn’t qualify 
Al Jazeera journalist (and Nieman Fellow ’09) Dorothy Parvaz missing in Syria; please share #FreeDorothy 
Coming soon to a theater near you: The New York Times 
OnSwipe wants to help publishers mimic the UI of apps…on the open web 
Facebook’s sales chief is charged with working with “the largest brands and largest agencies” 
RT @NYTimesComm: An additional 165K copies of today’s historic @nytimes have been printed: 125K in NY market, 2.5x the normal order. /KM 
Watch @ericnewton1 talking about the global future of press freedom at World Press Freedom Day 
Meet Sohaib Athar, the man who tweeted the attack on Osama bin Laden—without knowing it 
Time Inc. has reached a deal with Apple to make all its iPad editions free for print subscribers 
Good morning! Was last night Twitter’s “CNN moment”?