Every evening, the Daily Dot delivers a selection of links worth clicking from around the Web, along with the day's must-see image or video. We call it Dotted Lines.
- Four huge web companies—Google, Facebook, Amazon, and eBay—have formed their own lobbying group called the Internet Assocation.
- Wondering what the heck Buzzfeed is building over there? CEO Jonah Peretti recently explained his strategy in a letter to employees.
- Looks like YouTube star Philip DeFranco is going to need a bigger boat: He’s been tapped to host the Discovery Channel’s Shark Week.
- Is Twitter a media or technology company? Nick Bilton of the New York Times weighs in.
- We may soon be able to download all our tweets. But why would you even want to?
- Cougar Town director Bruce Leddy responds to Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom’s “Open Letter to Hollywood.”
Above: Taiwanese news animation house/viral video hitmakers Next Media Animation have released their CGI take on the Chick-fil-A controversy.