Tracking the Crackups: News on the Net

Searcher Magazine features a roundup of go-to internet sites for breaking news. You can read the article, Tracking the Crackups: News on the Net, by Irene McDermott, online via the Penn Library e-resources. Or you can just rifle through the sites mentioned in the article without context with the useful resource list the magazine provides on the open web for free.
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These URLs appear in the column:
INTERNET EXPRESS: TRACKING THE CRACKUPS: NEWS ON THE NET
by Irene E. McDermott
Reference Librarian/Systems Manager
Crowell Public Library, City of San Marino
Searcher, the Magazine for Database Professionals
Vol. 19, No. 4 • May 2011

https://sslearthquake.usgs.gov/ens/

http://www.nytimes.com

http://english.aljazeera.net

http://www.huffingtonpost.com

http://english.aljazeera.net/watch_now/


Twitter for News

http://stunlaw.blogspot.com/2011/02/ontology-of-twitter.html

http://search.twitter.com

http://muckrack.com

http://www.twitterfall.com

http://listorious.com

http://mashable.com/guidebook/twitter/


News Aggregators

http://thelede.blogs.nytimes.com

http://www.storyful.com

http://theweek.com

http://globalvoicesonline.org


Newspapers Online

http://www.onlinenewspapers.com

http://www.newseum.org/todaysfrontpages/default.asp

http://www.abyznewslinks.com

http://ipl.org/div/news/


Reports from Responders and International Media

http://www.radioreference.com/apps/audio/

http://www.livestation.com

http://www.inciweb.org

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/recenteqsww/

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/dyfi


News Analysis

http://www.wikistrat.com

http://www.theatlantic.com

http://www.thedailybeast.com

http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com

http://www.amconmag.com/larison/


The New Media Revolutions

http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2011/04/learning-to-love-the-shallow-divisive-unreliable-new-media/8415/1


THE NEWS DISAPPEARS

http://blogs.loc.gov/loc/2010/04/how-tweet-it-is-library-acquires-entire-twitter-archive/

http://searchengineland.com/where-have-all-the-old-tweets-gone-33579

http://www.google.com/realtime

http://www.google.com/reader/

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