Sky news beta - the shouty news online

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I like [Sky News](http://news.sky.com/skynews/home/ "Sky News"). Everything is important. Even stuff that isnt. So I was keen to see the [beta of their new news site](http://beta.news.sky.com/skynews) and, [thanks to Martin Stabe](http://www.martinstabe.com/blog/2008/06/24/sky-news-beta-of-new-website/), here it is:

This is big bold stuff – shouting, thunderous music and serious suits stuff. I swear the screen of my laptop tipped back a little as this page loaded up.

Still design isn’t just graphics. So I’m going to have a pootle around and see what’s what.

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Religious beliefs and practices interactive graphic

[Tweet](https://twitter.com/share)![](https://i0.wp.com/www.andydickinson.net/wp-content/uploads/2008/06/screen-capture-3.png?resize=500%2C255 "screen-capture-3") A nice interactive graphic...

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