1. Politico hits 1000 Pro subscriptions and plans to launch a magazine (PaidContent.org)

2. A time-saving plug-in that works like CliffsNotes for websites (Mashable)

3. What happens to our digital lives when we die?VID (PBS NewsHour) 

4. What’s next for ‘Alien’ and ‘Prometheus’ director Ridley Scott? YouTube (BuzzFeed)

5. In the digital era, our dictionaries read us (The Chronicle of Higher Education)