1. Topsy could help fill in Apple’s big hole — big data (Derrick Harris / GigaOm)

2. A list of reasons why our brains love lists (Maria Konnikova / The New Yorker)

3. Facebook’s News Feed algorithm to start showing fewer memes, more articles (Emil Protalinski / The Next Web)

4. Being a viral genius is going viral (Ezra Klein / The Washington Post)

5. Aimee Mann wins first round in lawsuit over digital music (Eriq Gardner / The Hollywood Reporter)


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