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The morning lowdown: Microsoft tablet, Readability lessons, Fairfax paywalls

Some of the stories people are talking about this morning…

  • Google says U.S. government takedown requests have doubled in last six months (GigaOM)
  • Sources: Microsoft and Barnes & Noble to announce tablet with Xbox Live streaming tomorrow (TechCrunch)
  • Downsizing Down Under, Fairfax Media cuts and charges to survive (paidContent)
  • Newspapers work, with Warren Buffett as boss (NYT)
  • Lessons from the failure of Readability’s author payment plan (Expletive Inserted)
  • 30 minutes or more: Why Web content keeps getting longer (GigaOM)