Archive | December, 2011

Japanese lunchbox

Most shared stories – Mon, Dec 12, 2011

Here are the most shared stories overnight (Australian time) using Share Wars Likeable Engine: Close up: Japan’s amazing lunchboxes (BBC) Ahmedabad best city to live in, Pune close second (Times of India) Americans: Undecided About God? (New York Times) Police employ Predator drone spy planes on home front (LA Times) Another dog shoots hunter, this time […]

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Blast ... Indian batsman Virender Sehwag scored a double-century in Delhi overnight.

Most shared stories – Fri, Dec 9, 2011

Here are the most shared international news stories overnight (Australian time), using Share Wars’ Likeable Engine. 1. Report: Air Force dumped troops’ remains in landfill (MSNBC) 2. ‘Witch’s cottage’ found in Pendle (BBC) 3. Iran displays captured US drone (BBC) 4. In pictures: Scotland’s storm(BBC) 5. Sehwag slams maiden double ton in ODIs, scripts history […]

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Alec Baldwin

Most shared stories – Thurs, Dec 8, 2011

Here are the most shared international news stories overnight (Australian time), using Share Wars’ Likeable Engine. 1. Welfare couple ‘lived in $1.2 million home’(MSNBC) 2. Uni lecturer busted with bogus degree (BBC) 3. Game addiction costs Alec Baldwin his airline seat (CNN) 4. Google pushes back on India’s demand to filter results (The Times of […]

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kepler 22-b

Most shared stories – Weds, Dec 7, 2011

Today is the first day we’re revealing the most shared international news stories overnight, using Share Wars’ Likeable Engine. Here’s what’s been doing the business overnight (Australian time). 1. Earth 2.0: Astronomers confirm earth ‘twin’  (BBC)* 2. Astronomers find biggest black hole yet  (New York Times) 3. BP: Halliburton intentionally destroyed evidence (CNN) 4. Iran’s […]

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A dog is painted as a baby giant panda at Dahe Mincui Park in Zhengzhou, Henan Province of China.

Parents suck, pass it on

Facebook’s most-shared list for US news in 2011 is a mix of the quirky, awe-inspiring and shocking. It’s the same sort of material we’ve seen shared at ninemsn this year: tsunami pictures, loyal dogs, tributes to Steve Jobs, stories about Facebook and bizarre weather events. What we have not seen in our study of ninemsn […]

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