Newsweek reports that Wikileaks will soon publish what is believed to be an extremely large cache of war documents, constituting the biggest military leak of all time. The exact number of documents and the nature of their contents have not been revealed, but the material may include what imprisoned Army intelligence analyst Bradley Manning is believed to have passed along to WikiLeaks earlier this year. From the Newsweek article:
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On Monday Overblog, a blogging website, and Wikio, an aggregator of news and social media, announced they were to merge. With the new business model, the two companies hope to become “the leader in European social media” reports Le Figaro. Wikio Group, the new name for the company, is forecasted to bring in 27 million unique visitors per month and make 10 million euros for 2010.
The Washington Post’smanaging editor Raju Narisetti believes in a dedicated search engine optimisation policy as the paper embraces integration and tackles the challenges posed by a print product in decline. Narisetti was speaking at the 9th International Newsroom Summit in London, organised by WAN-IFRA.
A French government-commissioned report concluded that the country’s press has been kept in a state of “permanent artificial respiration” by the huge amounts of financial state aid they receive, Agence France-Presse reported.