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Articles tagged Homicide Watch D.C. (10)

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Laura Amico    September 20, 2013
The team behind the celebrated Homicide Watch D.C. has expanded into other communities before, but now they’re moving into new subject matter. It’ll be a test of their model.
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Justin Ellis    September 18, 2013
The projects will open up government contracts, build conversations around education data, and help grow a news sharing service for rural papers in New Mexico.
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Linda Kinstler    July 19, 2013
Two academics from NYU worry that the old binary system — a court document is either public or it’s not — doesn’t mesh well with a searchable online context, and that protecting access might mean rethinking it.
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Joshua Benton    June 24, 2013
“Journalists must, I believe, be more agile, more open, more listening, and more willing to work as teams, take chances and improvise, if they are to succeed.”
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Justin Ellis    March 7, 2013
A grant from Knight’s Prototype Fund will pay for a council of North Texas governments to render crime data from dozens of sources into a format journalists and the public can use.
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Mark Coddington    September 14, 2012
Plus: More details on the Journal Register Co.’s bankruptcy, new ideas on j-school training, and the rest of the news in media and tech this week.
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Adrienne LaFrance    August 14, 2012
The site’s founders, heading to Harvard for a Nieman-Berkman Fellowship, are pinning their hopes on a Kickstarter campaign to keep it running for the next year.
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Andrew Phelps    September 8, 2011
The murder-tracking blog wants to license its software platform and reporting to a traditional media outlet.
Simon Owens    May 5, 2011
Mac Slocum    December 21, 2009