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“Iā€™m an optimist about human nature ā€” I like to think that most people aren’t freeloaders, they just might not want to compensate sites by dealing with advertising.”
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Led by former New York Times editor Rick Berke, the site wants to cover life sciences for the masses.
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Students and Nieman Fellows spent a semester building solutions for audience engagement, better tools to explore data, and new ideas for local media startups.
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At the MIT Media Lab, teams of designers, developers and storytellers pulled stories from eight different data sets.
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Two MIT Media Labbers are developing a “context curation platform” that aims to explain what you need to know without taking you out of the reading experience. Liam Andrew
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A new paper out of MIT’s Center for Civic Media uses Media Cloud and other tools to map how the story of Trayvon Martin’s death was told ā€” and evolved. Caroline O'Donovan
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