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May 8, 2013, 10:25 a.m.
LINK: www.pbs.org  ➚   |   Posted by: Joshua Benton   |   May 8, 2013

At Idea Lab, the Open Knowledge Foundation’s Lucy Chambers has a set of videos and links from Europe’s biggest data journalism event, just concluded in Perugia. Along with the usual U.S. suspects, the videos feature a mix of European data journalists who might be less familiar to American eyes. And don’t miss the workshop videos and resources.

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