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EveryBlock is a site owned by Comcast that collects and sorts local news data and hosts community conversation on a block-by-block level. The site ran from 2008 to 2013 — owned most of that time by msnbc.com — before closing and being relaunched in 2014 by Comcast. The site was launched in 2008 by Chicago-based journalist and developer Adrian…

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Joshua Benton    Feb. 20, 2013
The head of Knight’s journalism initiatives talks about who it funds and how it tries to give its projects life beyond a grant’s expiration date.
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Mark Coddington    Feb. 8, 2013
Plus: The debate on aggregation do’s and don’ts, the state of media reporting, and the rest of the week’s news.
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Mark Armstrong    Feb. 7, 2013
“This is all to say: I think the app or company that ‘solves’ local will probably be a parenting app. Not necessarily a ‘local’ app.”
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Justin Ellis    Sept. 27, 2011
Data editor Reg Chua wants the company to rethink what the news story looks like (and how it’s delivered).
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Justin Ellis    July 19, 2011
Investing directly into early-stage for-profit companies can open up a new class of opportunities for impact, Knight says.
Justin Ellis    June 24, 2011
Joshua Benton    June 22, 2011
Ken Doctor    May 12, 2011