Friday, February 4, 2011...3:06 pm
Scraped content from The Daily available via Tumblr site
Via German newspaper site SpiegelOnline comes the news that The Daily content is now available via a Tumblr site. Now it seems anyone can access the latest content from The Daily free of charge, and on any platform.
Well – on closer inspection it seems this is just the free, web-friendly content simply packaged up for your convenience. Los Angeles programmer Andy Baio has cunningly filtered The Daily’s shared content via Twitter and Facebook and collected it together again – in effect replicating much of the content of the walled-off publication.
It’s not the full package, and it lacks the multi-meejah glitz – but it does kind of indicate the difficulties Murdoch faces in trying to suppress the sharing of online information…