Medill students’ News Mixer “holds great promise for audience building”

Northwestern NewsCenter
Two “programmer-journalist” scholarship winners and four other Medill grad students created NewsMixer, which provides three ways for users to discuss local news with other readers and their Facebook friends. New York Times interactive news technologies editor Aron Pilhofer says after examining News Mixer: There are “bits and pieces of it I’d like to steal right now.”

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