Calacanis relaunches the site for AOL, with a social news focus like Slashdot and Digg but adding an editorial layer, with news ‘anchors’ who follow up some of the more popular stories with their own reporting.
It’s sort of like open source journalism. The hive mind takes it to a certain place based on what they read in the mainstream media and blogs. And then we’re taking it to the next level with follow-up. I think it’s the evolution of Digg and Slashdot.