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The five new fellows will spend 10 months in news organizations, including ProPublica, La Nación, and The Texas Tribune. Justin Ellis
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The program will add staff and expand by adding a conference and collaborative code-building events for journalism technologists.
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The website finally centralizes a loose but vibrant community of news coders. Andrew Phelps
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Dan Schultz’s BS-detection software really works, but there are a lot of technology issues — and people issues — getting in the way of a mainstream product.
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At this year’s MIT-Knight Civic Media Conference, two back-to-back presentations wowed us with new ideas.
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The Knight News Challenge may be shifting gears, but it’s still an important window into where news innovation is taking us.
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0BuzzFeed’s Another Round podcast is partnering with a social audio app to let listeners submit their stories
The podcast is working with the app, Rolltape, to make it easier for listeners to submit their own audio.
0In 60 days, drone journalism will be legally possible in any U.S. newsroom
“There are still challenges, and we haven’t even talked about state and local laws that have been piling up while the FAA lumbered toward today. But the future of drones in journalism is much brighter today than it has ever been.”
0Honolulu Civil Beat, after six years of trying life as a for-profit, is becoming a nonprofit after all
The Pierre Omidyar-backed news site is dropping its paywall and launching a membership program as part of the change.
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