A lot of our readers, like me, are news addicts. The latest news matters to a lot of us, and there are some good new mashups to help us find it. Take, for example, Tweetnews.mobi, which shows you the latest breaking news being tweeted through Twitter in realtime:
Now, as it is Twitter, you shouldn’t necessarily trust everything you read. For your fact checking needs, check out Juggle, a mashup made to provide factual, accurate info:
A lot of newshounds right now are watching what’s going on with the race for the Republican presidential nomination in the US. Those interested in this should go check out PolitiTrends, a mashup made for just that.
Now, every weather addict wants to know what the weather will be like tomorrow. With the latest tornadoes sweeping the Midwest recently, this is doubly important for a lot of us here in the US. However, when something that interesting isn’t going on, the weather can seem a bit boring. So, what could make it better? Zombies. Yes, Zombies. Check out Weather Zombie for a fun look at the weather.
Now, a lot of this has been pretty US-centric. Some people want to check out news around the world, or news in another specific country. For those interested in the news of the Netherlands, a recent mashup can point you to in-depth coverage.
So, go out there and read some news, as long as you don’t let it distract you from work too much.