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Caroline O'Donovan    February 19, 2014
They drive huge engagement and otherworldly pageviews. From internal analytics to a flexible CMS, the recent quiz boom provide a useful peek into how BuzzFeed sees itself as a platform.
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Caroline O'Donovan    February 14, 2014
A new paper out of MIT’s Center for Civic Media uses Media Cloud and other tools to map how the story of Trayvon Martin’s death was told — and evolved.
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Justin Ellis    December 6, 2013
The Times’ 4th Down Bot, a collaboration with Advanced NFL Stats, analyzes whether your team should punt, kick a field goal, or go for it on fourth down.
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Ken Doctor    October 17, 2013
The world’s top newspaper companies are realizing they need to invest heavily in data analysis to maximize their business opportunities.
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Mark Coddington    October 11, 2013
Plus: The fallout of government surveillance, mugshot extortion, a Philly newspaper flap, and the rest of the week’s media and tech news.
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Caroline O'Donovan    October 11, 2013
How’s a listicle different from a definitive list or a framework list? Adding a little data science and taxonomy to the numerology of the web’s premiere list auteurs.
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Justin Ellis    May 28, 2013
Ali hopes to make Skift “the most pervasive travel information brand” through providing a unique blend of news subscription-based data products.
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Caroline O'Donovan    March 19, 2013
Cheap, easy-to-use hardware is making it simple for journalists to create their own data sets. But what should they do with them?
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Spark Camp    December 14, 2012
Andrew Pergam, Mónica Guzmán, and Tony Haile share some of the big ideas they’ll take away from the year.
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Mark Coddington    November 9, 2012
Plus: Sandy and the power of Instagram’s images, Google News’ showdown with newspapers, and the rest of the week’s media and tech news and commentary.