New Independent site launched…

Considering the major, major improvement in the Irish Times and the Belfast Telegraph sites, the Irish Independent was lagging a long way behind… Now it steps into the 21st Century, or at least the world of Web 2.0, with a clean design, clear structure and lovely rss feeds… Let them know what you think… PS, they have finally dropped registration, which I know was big bug bear with some of our regular and occasional readers…

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty