The best stories across the web on media and technology

1. U.S. Marshals ordered to sieze Righthaven assets (Ars Technica)

2. Twitter launches @TwitterStories to show how the service affects people’s lives

3. Why tech companies want engineers to ignore patents when designing products (paidContent)

4. Wired experiments with bringing advertisers and blogs closer (Adweek)

5. Homeland Security reviews social media guidelines (The Associated Press)

6. Three lessons news sites can take from the launch of The Verge (Nieman Journalism Lab)

7. Yahoo Maktoob partners with BBC Arabic (The Next Web)

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