Tuesday, June 07, 2011


The Newspaper Map does exactly what it promises to do: it maps 10,000-plus newspapers all over the world and lets you browse through (and read) every one of them.

You can search by specific location, zoom in on any given area, filter the news outlets by language, or translate foreign papers into English. And if your news fixation is accompanied by a history fetish, you’ll want to click the “Historical!” button, which links you to the archives of forgotten (but fascinating) papers like the Diario de la Marina (published in Havana from 1899 to 1959), Le Petit Journal (published in Paris from 1863 to 1940), and the Louisiana Capitolian (published in Baton Rouge for just a few years, starting in 1879):


No comments: