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

1. DNC out to a stronger start than the RNC on social media (Lost Remote)

2, Knight Foundation funds 20 projects for community reporting, data and collaboration (Poynter)

3. The Atlantic’s digital properties post ‘record-setting’ August (FishbowlDC)

4. Flipboard CEO expresses concern over Twitter’s relationship with third-party developers (The Next Web)

5. What newspapers and other media can learn from Reddit (GigaOm)

6. Why tweeting useful info is good business for journalists (The Buttry Diary)

7. An appeal to save journalism start-up Homicide Watch (Shirky)