Every now and then, I’ll highlight what other blogs are saying, in a mostly twitter short form. Here’s a first pass. Let me know if you’d like to see other blogs highlighted here

Steve Yelvington says small talk helps build online communities. (www.yelvington.com)

Chris McMahon has posted powerpoints on using technology to cover your beat, and to get a job (http://www.chrismcmahonmsj.com)

Robert Ivan and Peter Zollman are blogging from the America East technology conference

Alan Mutter writes about how publishers are zeroing in on plans to charge for content (http://newsosaur.blogspot.com/2009/04/publishers-zero-in-on-charging-for.html)

Those are just of the few interesting pieces I’ve read. More to come