AOL to Make Netscape into Digg

Trying to find traction for, which went from being a browswer to a low-cost ISP, AOL's Jason Calacanis has now cooked up the idea (and received corporate approval) to turn Netscape into a version of Digg — a social news site that features and ranks news stories based on popularity.AOL News is the fourth most popular US news website, according to Nielsen//Netratings. The new Netscape news site will seek to combine traditional media content with blogs. Here's the beta site.


Here's more from the NY Times (reg. req'd), TechCrunch, SiliconBeat and from Digg.


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