Beer Shortage, Wi-Fi On Amtrack, Hollywood Finds Religion: Daily Headline Roundup

A daily digest of relevant headlines from around the web.

Books for tax, donating to Hati, WiFi on Amtrack, Hollywood finds religion – here is a selection of today’s headlines from around the world.


Lifehacker: How & Where To Donate To Haiti

New York Times: France Offers Google Its Books in Exchange for Tax


Wired: 1960s Car Star Of Detroit Auto Show

Craig Newmark: What Government Can’t Learn From Business

Telegraph: Beer Runs Out In Belgium

Gothamist: Key Cocktail Ingredient Runs Out In New York

Streetsblog: New York’s MTA Releases Live Data

USA Today: Amtrak to add Wi-Fi to some trains free, for now

Creative & Media

Guardian: How Twitter was born: the first 140 users

Independent: Ten years of Popbitch

PaidContent:’s iPhone App Could Be A £2 Million-A-Year Business

USA Today: In ‘Book of Eli’ and other films, Hollywood gets religion