Lidia Sevilla

Posts Tagged ‘news resources’

Google and Your Personal New Page

In Bookmarking, Classroom tools, New Stuff on November 5, 2009 at 5:19 pm

google news logo

Thanks to Mashable for this update.

Google News is making it even easier to follow the latest stories on whatever subjects interest you. We are happy to announce our Custom sections directory, which gives users of some of our English-language editions the expanded ability to create comprehensive sections to put on their Google News home page or share with other users. –Google News Blog

Google News custom sections, launched today, empowers you to build your own section in their online newspaper rack. Now if you want to filter the news stories you see on the homepage, you can simply identify a few keywords, with assistance from Google label it, and create a custom view of news. You can also optionally publish your Google News section to a public custom news sections directly. –Jennifer Van Grove,



In New Stuff on March 13, 2009 at 3:09 pm


MeeHive is your personal newspaper that brings you the latest about what’s happening in your world. Sign up to create your own MeeHive newspaper about the topics that interest you most. Read news articles, blogs, editorials, press releases, and more anytime you want. You can even watch videos about your interests and hear what others are saying on Twitter.

See how it works: MettHive Intro

Better Information Finds You

In Uncategorized on March 13, 2009 at 2:20 pm

Veritocracy is a news service website that allows users to find more broad content about topics. “the site presents you story clusters which you can then vote up, vote down, or even submit your own content”-Read and Write Web.

See for yourselves how Veritocracy works: