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How We Made Our

Last updated: 06/22/2018

The BBC World Service’s Crossing Divides was a “solutions journalism” series that showcased how individuals and communities are working to bridge social divisions. News Labs

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A Scripted Chat Tool that Anyone Can Use

Last updated: 06/19/2018

We’re revisiting our community call archives and publishing some (slightly polished) transcripts from selected segments. Here’s one from our May 10 call, with Piotr Fedorczyk a

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It’s about people, not only algorithms – JSK Class of 2018 – Medium

Last updated: 06/18/2018

Many journalists arrive at Stanford with ideas for magical solutions for the complex problems that inspired them to be part of the John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships. That was m

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How to build an animated map of tweets about the NBA finals in R - Storybench

Last updated: 06/17/2018

How to build an animated map of tweets about the NBA finals in R Martin Frigaard Data Journalism in R , How to After beating the Cleveland Cavaliers in four games, the Golden State

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Talking to Tracy McGrady: How digital tools and a sharp eye helped me set up an interview with my childhood hero - Storybench

Last updated: 06/17/2018

Data Journalism in R Search for: Talking to Tracy McGrady: How digital tools and a sharp eye helped me set up an interview with my childhood hero Jason Lange Insights They never sa

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South Africa's Deadly School Toilets

Last updated: 06/17/2018

South Africa's Deadly School Toilets     Five-year-old Lumka Mkhethwa fell into a school pit toilet and died in March 2018. There’s a photograph of Lumka in her school uniform

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'Analyze the footnotes': Why US reporter Margot Williams starts at the end - ICIJ

Last updated: 06/16/2018

ICIJ has hundreds of members across the world. Typically, these journalists are the best in the country and have won many national and global awards. Our monthly series, Meet the

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MuckRock and DocumentCloud merge to build tools for a more informed society

Last updated: 06/16/2018

We are thrilled to announce that DocumentCloud and MuckRock are merging. The reason is simple: Mission. Our organizations share a core belief that institutions should be open, tra

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Analyse der WM-Kader - Das Vereinsranking der WM-Geschichte

Last updated: 06/15/2018

WM 2018: Analyse der WM-Kader - Das Vereinsranking der WM-Geschichte Analyse der WM-Kader Das Vereinsranking der WM-Geschichte 10.000 Nominierungen, 1500 Vereine, 21 Turniere. Was

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Data journalism highlights this week – David Ottewell – Medium

Last updated: 06/13/2018

Apologies for the three-week absence — I’ve been on holiday. In Scotland. It was ace. It looked like this: Anyway, here are some highlights of what the Reach Data Unit has bee

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