More Improvements at

Registered users of got an e-mail this morning announcing what Sean leaked yesterday, namely that is free starting today. But the free-ification of is only part of a year-long string of initiatives to improve the site. Another major change you’ll note is that they’ve completely redesigned the homepage, and it’s a vast improvement. The old page was just not up to par for a newspaper in a city this large. I’m glad to see the folks at the Times stepping things up.