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@niemanlab archives: May 13, 2011

This Week in Review: The Columbia biz model report, Facebook’s growth as a news driver, and more 
Newsweek’s next issue will feature 32 ad pages—the most in over a year 
Big congrats to @stevebuttry, the newest member of #JRC! 
The tech press may need an accountability beat 
How @dhcole used TileMill to build an interactive map of the aftershocks in Japan 
RT @AnnaTarkov: Great wrap-up by @agahran of the reaction so far to ASNE’s social media guidelines for journalists: 
Fascinating run-down on India’s thriving—yes, thriving—market for newspapers 
Google News releases a “News near you” feature for mobile 
RT @pomeranian99: The NYT covers teachers who use backchannels to encourage in-class debate 
What’s the future of the tech press? 
.@ProPublica‘s Richard Tofel on the future of news and some books that portend it (via @CJR) 
“Strong journalism” + “timeless fun”: a review of this week’s Pop-Up Magazine show (ht @gregtspielberg) 
What’s in a name? The Washingtonian resurrects a story to reflect OBL’s death 
One reason the White House isn’t releasing its OBL photo? The Internet’s love of Photoshop 
This Week in Review: What we know (so far) about the business of digital journalism 
Goodbye, TableTalk: @scottros on the lessons of a pioneering online community 
Good morning! NBC News is developing an hour-long news broadcast…for prime time