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The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court says OpenCourt must not be singled out from rules that apply to other media. Justin Ellis
The Knight News Challenge winner is now looking for partners to collaborate with on storytelling.
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Several of the new projects first popped up through the last round of the Knight News Challenge. Justin Ellis
Plus: Debating the value of print in New Orleans, two more news paywalls, and the rest of the week’s news in the future of news and tech.
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“A channel guide for the entire Internet,” the site would guide users to breaking news happening around them.
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Tor builds privacy-protecting software, networks, and portable operating systems with journalists in mind.
Lessons from previous grants and investments have changed Knight’s approach to funding innovation. Justin Ellis
Knight News Challenge winner Watchup aggregates videos from YouTube for a new iPad app that lets users customize their own mini-newscasts. Adrienne LaFrance
The Knight News Challenge winner uses Twitter and Facebook to help newsrooms track their own — and competitors’ — stories.
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The Knight News Challenge winners are building an open-source framework to simplify mobile data collection and processing.
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Among those experimenting is The Wall Street Journal, which plans to open source its 360-degree mobile video and VR technology and hopes to turn VR into more of a mainstay of its storytelling.
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