Newsworthy Turns One

One year ago this week, the Newsworthy.ca bot started ingesting Canada’s local news. In celebration of the site’s one year anniversary, I added two new features: continuous scroll – you can keep reading the news forever; default edition – you can now set your default city. Out of curiosity pulled some stats from the database.… Continue reading Newsworthy Turns One

Google Reader is Dead. NewsWorthy.ca to the rescue!

NewsWorthy.ca is a project I’ve been working on for the past few months. In a nutshell, it’s a better way to get all the latest┬álocal news in one place. Sites like Reddit and Google News are a good way to get the “best” or “most important” stories of the day. But they sometimes fail at… Continue reading Google Reader is Dead. NewsWorthy.ca to the rescue!