Sperling makes case for benefits extension
Assailants torch decades-old library in north Lebanon
‘Small soy latte liberalism’ sums up years of failure on poverty
Another disappointing reaction to The Great Market Monetarist Experiment
The day's must-read political news and opinion pieces are scattered across hundreds of news outlets and blogs, too many for any one person to read.
Fortunately, memeorandum arranges all of these links in a single, easy-to-scan page. It auto-generates a news summary every 5 minutes, drawing on experts and pundits, insiders and outsiders, media professionals and amateur bloggers.
View the current page or another snapshot:
Nothing recent. See Techmeme News for earlier news.
Ed Bott / ZDNet:
Oracle now bundles Ask toolbar adware with Java for Mac installations by default
New York Times:
Study finds at least 46K Twitter accounts linked to IS; from Sept to Dec Twitter suspended 1K accounts
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Apple negotiates with music labels for streaming licenses that would forego free tier, allow high-profile artists to distribute with Apple first
Tech news essentials
Must-read media news
Celebrity news and gossip