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DocumentCloud is a project that uses collaborative methods to host and organize primary-source documents. DocumentCloud was initially an independent, nonprofit organization that was founded through a partnership between The New York Times and ProPublica. The two groups received a two-year grant of $719,500 through the 2009 Knight News Challenge to start up the project. The…

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Caroline O'Donovan    June 19, 2014
There’s no easy fix for comments, which is why Knight’s spending $4 million on software they hope can fit any newsroom’s needs: “It should be a bunch of parts that you can assemble and reassemble.”
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Caroline O'Donovan    Aug. 12, 2013
From Medium’s Notes to The New York Times’ Quips, lots of publishers are dabbling in annotated commenting. Can they make it stick?
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Richard Tofel and Scott Klein    Dec. 13, 2012
As the pro-sharing license celebrates its 10th birthday, the nonprofit outlet says encouraging republication has meant more than 4 million extra pageviews on its stories so far this year.
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Justin Ellis    Sept. 6, 2012
Some projects, like DocumentCloud and Ushahidi, were widely adopted in the media. Others stumbled due to technical problems or resistance from partners.
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The site was asked to take down emails that were part of an investigation into a News Corp. subsidiary in Australia.
Megan Garber    July 5, 2011
Megan Garber    June 23, 2011
Joshua Benton    June 22, 2011
Amy Webb    Dec. 22, 2010
Michael Morisy    Dec. 21, 2010