LinkedIn is very excited to announce the launch
of LinkedIn Today, which delivers the day’s top news,
tailored to you based on what your connections as well as industry peers are reading
and sharing. If you only have five minutes to catch up on news, LinkedIn Today can help you cut through all the clutter, so you can discover the top
headlines you need to read to be better informed everyday.
The Pulitzer Prize Board has announced several changes to
the journalism contest rules for 2011, spelling out the board’s interest in
seeing entries in all the journalistic formats that news organizations use to
generate impactful work. The changes recognize the growing importance of visual storytelling using video and other multimedia formats as well as the board’s ongoing intention to honor the best journalism from eligible news organizations,
regardless of format.
The sFund is the new $250 million Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
initiative to invest in entrepreneurs inventing social applications and
services. Strategic partners in the sFund include Amazon, Facebook and Zynga, the leading companies defining today's social and online
environment; as well as entertainment and media leaders Comcast, Liberty Media and Allen & Company LLC. The sFund will provide
financing, counsel and relationship capital for the new generation of
entrepreneurs to deliver on the promise of the social web.