The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung

1. Yahoo, Facebook still in patent settlement talks (AllFacebook)

2. Twitter to extend ad products to 50 nations by year’s end (Guardian)

3. Felix Salmon gives Jonah Lehrer blogging advice amid self-plagiarism debacle (Reuters)

4. Colorado Springs Gazette reporter won’t return to paper after Facebook-post tussle (Romenesko)

5. lays off staffers (Poynter)

6. 3 in 4 journalists in the UK source news from known social contacts (