Jeff Jarvis on journalism - Now I finally understand what he means by "citizen journalist".
John Battelle on traffic of good intent. "My new measure of a company's success is pretty simple - forget the technology, the promises, or the backers. Just look at the traffic. Is it good, and is it growing? Getting good, growing traffic is a really hard thing to do. If a company manages it, it tells you a lot. Pretty simple stuff, but there you have it.
Fred Wilson - on Bubble 2.0 . He has a bunch of very recent posts about VCing.
EVDB - An events database launches - social networking + evite + who knows it's in beta.
Marc Canter on Yahoo 360. - I've begun to play with it. My first comment has to do with the fact that if you make your blog public the url is your username. My user name is very silly, since I made it up earlier in the week and most possible combinations of things are taken.
NYC becoming Atlanta meme: A daily visit to Curbed confirms my theory. The Met Life building becoming condos, the LES being razed, a HOJO's opening near the Gowanus in Brooklyn.
Clarification: I'm really not looking forward to the Huffington celebrity blog. Hope my post yesterday didn't leave that impression.