As the year winds down and holidays kick in for most, it's as good a
time as any to catch up on all those longform stories you tweeted,
talked or heard about but never got around to finishing.
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British media outlet the Guardian has announced plans to
shortly kill off its Facebook-integrated social reader, a little more than a
year after it first launched in September, 2011.
It should have been a vote to celebrate a hero, but the furore over the
Guardian's 'Person of the Year' competition has put two very different
individuals in the limelight for all the wrong reasons.
From eerie abandoned schools to huge beached ships, anyone can now experience the colossal impact of Japan's 2011 tsunami up close.
SBS journalist and social news hound Rhiannon Elston zeroes in on the topics of the day. Follow @rhiannonelston
Rhiannon Elston Rhiannon Elston is an SBS journalist, reporter, writer and self-confessed social media tragic.