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Peter Rippon, BBC 'Newsnight' Editor, Steps Aside Over Jimmy Savile Scandal (HuffPost)
The editor at the center of one of the biggest crises in BBC history has stepped aside from running his program after the organization said his explanations for dropping an investigation into alleged sexual abuse by Jimmy Savile were "inaccurate or incomplete in some respects."
Romney's New Facebook App Knows Which Friends Are Most Influential (TechCrunch)
Team Romney has devised a clever app that finds which friends are most likely to be influential on Election Day, given their geography and history of Facebook political activity.
The Newspaper Endorsements (FishbowlNY)
A newspaper endorsing a presidential candidate doesn't carry as much weight as it used to, but still, it's fun to keep track of them. Because we like fun (it's fun!), here is a list of which of paper has endorsed which candidate. So far, Barack Obama is in the lead.