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Explain This

Ken Doctor, as always, has a smart post about the renewed focus on “explanatory journalism” with the rise of such sites/verticals as Vox, the… 959 more words

Future Of News

Same Old, Same Old

Just a quick post to riff off a piece at Poynter today about the potential value embedded in news organizations’ archives – and how little of it is being tapped. 453 more words

Future Of News

Nerding out: RSA on an iPython Notebook

Yesterday was a day filled with secrets and codes. In the morning, at The Platform, we had guest speaker Columbia history professor Matthew Connelly… 192 more words


The European Journalism Centre (EJC) is pleased to announce that it has received over 250 applications in the fourth round of the Innovation in Development Reporting Grant P… 296 more words


EVENT: Data Journalism and Policymaking: A Changing Landscape

What is data journalism? Why does it matter? How has the maturing field of data science changed the direction of journalism and global investigative reporting? Our speakers will discuss the implications for policymakers and institutional accountability, and how the balance of power in information gathering is shifting worldwide, with implications for decision-making and open government. 421 more words

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Newsroom 3.1, #bbcgofigure, some truly scary Facebook facts and the value of Flappy Bird - things I learned at #NewsRW

So I spent today at the News Rewired conference in the Microsoft building at Victoria. As ever there were loads of nifty bits of data to plough through, the usual bread-based lunch, a goody bag with jelly beans (eaten by the end of the first session) and the familiar envy over just how swanky the office looks. 403 more words

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