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Articles tagged Knight News Challenge (132)

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Adrienne LaFrance    June 19, 2012
Tor builds privacy-protecting software, networks, and portable operating systems with journalists in mind.
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Justin Ellis    June 19, 2012
Lessons from previous grants and investments have changed Knight’s approach to funding innovation.
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Adrienne LaFrance    June 19, 2012
Knight News Challenge winner Watchup aggregates videos from YouTube for a new iPad app that lets users customize their own mini-newscasts.
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Justin Ellis    June 19, 2012
The Knight News Challenge winner uses Twitter and Facebook to help newsrooms track their own — and competitors’ — stories.
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Andrew Phelps    June 18, 2012
The Knight News Challenge winners are building an open-source framework to simplify mobile data collection and processing.
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Joshua Benton    June 18, 2012
Six winners share more than $1.3 million in the first post-reboot round of the Knight Foundation’s news-innovation contest.
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Adrienne LaFrance    March 13, 2012
The Maine online/print hybrid was acclaimed for its revenue model and a Knight News Challenge winner, but in the end, it couldn’t keep the doors open.
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Knight News Challenge winner Waldo Jaquith says a state code should be designed like a social network.
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The first round of the new challenge is open and the (short) applications call for creativity and conciseness.