1. daniel sinker: We're all living in an Everyblock world


    Back in 2008, I wrote a blog post welcoming the local civic info site Everyblock to the world. Today, just over five years later, Everyblock has announced that their parent company, NBC News, has shuttered the site. Twitter has been awash with people digesting the news and I suspect that…

    In addition to Dan Sinker’s piece, there’s also a recap in Mozilla’s Source by @erinkissane collecting some data journalist reactions to yesterday’s news.  The section titled “Where Do We Go From Here” is particularly strong.