In the January #MashDMU meeting I mentioned the news service, Zite. Zite is discussed in more detail in a ProfHackercolumn (one of my favourite academic tech news sources). In Meet Zite: an iOS News Reader, Erin E. Templeton provides an overview of Zite, a news reader that delivers personalized content for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad:
The app allows you to save articles to Read it Later, Instapaper, Delicious (which is still not dead yet!), or Evernote. It also allows you to share content on Facebook and Twitter, and you can send links via email.