Noted

Editor & Publisher: AP ending ASAP,a youth-oriented syndication package launched in 2005, in October. The cause? “A number of marketplace changes that were happening with the U.S. newspaper industry.” (Susan sez: Is that corporate speak for we’re screwed?)
Kingsley Idehen: The way to inject Facebook data into the semantic web (ie RSS feeds and more). Techie, and fascinating.
Inside Facebook: What are the hottest apps?
Kara Swisher: Why Yahoo! and MySpace should merge
Jackson West: Interesting summer reading, including the interesting Ken Nunn, author of Tijuana Straits.