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Competition Be Damned

Last updated: 10/18/2018

Last Wednesday, the Trump Inaugural Committee’s FEC filing appeared on the FEC site in its image-based glory. ProPublica’s Derek Willis noted its arrival on Twitter. Later th

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New Discussion Paper: “Democratising the Data Revolution”

Last updated: 10/17/2018

What will the “data revolution” do? What will it be about? What will it count? What kinds of risks and harms might it bring? Whom and what will it serve? And who will get to de

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Growing Global Audiences through Data Journalism: India - BBC Connected Studio

Last updated: 10/16/2018

The BBC World Service are undergoing a major expansion, which includes the BBC's base in New Delhi becoming its largest outside of the UK, building on its services in English, Hind

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ProPublica is Hiring a Data Science Adviser

Last updated: 10/15/2018

ProPublica is seeking an experienced statistician or data scientist to advise us on our complex data-journalism projects. Our data science adviser will serve a role similar to tha

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How the Argentinian daily La Nación became a data journalism powerhouse in Latin America

Last updated: 10/14/2018

In 2010, political reporter Diego Cabot of Argentina’s La Nación received a leak with massive potential: a CD with 26,000 emails from the minister of transportation under then-P

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New Curriculum Available for Data Journalism Programs

Last updated: 10/14/2018

Here at Tableau, we believe in supporting journalists and giving them tools to tell the stories of our time with data. We also believe in supporting instructors and students at aca

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ICFJ offers webinar about 5 free digital tools that any newsroom can use [Worldwide]

Last updated: 10/12/2018

Easy-to-use online digital tools can help journalists improve audience engagement and storytelling through the use of data visualizations and interactive content. Many of the tools

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Today in OpenGov: An open data coalition, marching for tax transparency, and more

Last updated: 10/07/2018

Apr 6, 2017 7:56 am Share This: In today's edition, we show support for open data legislation, march for Trump tax transparency, develop data in Ukraine, and more… Washington Wat

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What is data journalism?

Last updated: 10/04/2018

In the summer of 1967 rioting hit Detroit. It was a major news story: 43 people died and well over 1,000 were injured, with thousands more arrested. Journalist Philip Meyer decided

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FAQ: Data journalism and computer science

Last updated: 10/03/2018

I have a habit of posting replies to questions on OJB: this one is in response to a series of questions from a student at the University of the West of England about data journalis

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