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What to teach in a statistics course for journalists? - Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science

Last updated: 01/18/2019

I am a science journalist for Swiss public television and have previously regularly covered the “crisis in science” on Swiss public radio, including things like p-hacking,...

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Help document the state of open data and journalism in 2018

Last updated: 01/17/2019

In 2018, we’re collaborating on an ambitious new international research project that’s assessing the state of open data across a range of issues and themes, culminating in a...

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Help link good data to good outcomes: Submit a Gender Data Impact story

Last updated: 01/16/2019

Despite increased awareness of the importance of gender data, concrete examples of gender data impacting legislation, government programs or policies, and practices and...

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Use your data skills to fight organised crime and uncover corruption

Last updated: 01/14/2019

The only thing better than a great scoop, is a great scoop that inspires real change. At the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP), impact journalism is at...

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The best data visualization in 2018, according to data visualization experts

Last updated: 01/08/2019

At the end of every year, culture critics get to compile best of the year lists of films, music and books. At Quartz, we think data visualization deserves similar reflection. An...

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2018 reporting highlights from around the world

Last updated: 01/08/2019

Now that 2018 has come to a close, we look back on some of the stories that garnered attention around the world. From in-depth investigations to interactive multimedia stories,...

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The future of machine learning in journalism - Storybench

Last updated: 01/05/2019

Kevin Wall, a visual journalist at The Boston Globe, is just beginning to use machine learning in his reporting. But the large amounts of data he needs to leverage this kind of...

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Reading List: Data Journalism

Last updated: 01/04/2019

With new members joining OpenCorporates and the wider open data community, we get many requests for suggested reading. So, we’ve created a very long reading list and divided it...

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Building Collaboration Without Surveillance

Last updated: 01/02/2019

SRCCON:WORK is coming up fast. In the run-up to the event, we’re publishing short interviews with the nine people selected to give talks to frame the participatory sections at...

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Changing Newsrooms from the Ground Up and the Top Down

Last updated: 01/01/2019

SRCCON:WORK is coming up fast. In the run-up to the event, we’re publishing short interviews with the nine people selected to give talks to frame the participatory sections at...

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