We all have our different channels for keeping up with the world’s most important events, developments and opinions – websites, publications, and programs that we tune in to every day to stay updated. Cnn.com, for instance, is one of the most popular websites around (it’s in the top 20 of most popular sites in the U.S.), and a lot of people depend on it for their news fix.
Every once in awhile, though, it’s a great exercise to take a step back and try out new tools for staying abreast of current events: it can expand our worldview, spice up our routine, and even entertain us for awhile. Try some of these news aggregators for a change of pace:
If you’re looking for numerous stories on a single topic, try the flashy news aggregator Day Life. If you’re interested in up-to-the-minute news blog-style, try Blogrunner. Want more relevant results as you search for a particular news item? Try Silobreaker. If you’re more into graphics and looking for a quick overview of the news, take a look at Newser. Browse away, and let us know what you think!