What are some alternatives?
Reddit - Reddit gives you the best of the internet in one place. Get a constantly updating feed of breaking news, fun stories, pics, memes, and videos just for you.
4chan - 4chan is a simple image-based bulletin board where anyone can post comments and share images.
News360 - News360 is a smart news app for your phone or tablet that learns what you like and brings you stories from across the web.
Stack Exchange - Stack Exchange is a fast-growing network of 84 [and counting] question and answer sites on diverse...
Google News - Comprehensive up-to-date news coverage, aggregated from sources all over the world by Google News.
Hacker News - Hacker News is a social news website focusing on computer science and entrepreneurship. It is run by Paul Graham's investment fund and startup incubator, Y Combinator.