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Understanding (and questioning) automated news handling

Tow Center in New York City to host workshop on „Algorithmic Transparency in the Media“


Data Journalism for Small Newsrooms

This is a report from the second panel session at the School of Data Journalism, and is about producing data journalism content in small teams.


Up to 100.000 Euros for projects connecting science and data-driven journalism

If you have ideas or plans to connect science with data-driven journalism, the Volkswagen Foundation might be your next funder.

The Data Visualization Catalogue

What are the basic forms of visualizations and when can they be used? Severino Ribecca provides an overview.

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The School of Data Journalism in Perugia 2015: Join us for panels and trainings

The European Journalism Centre, Open Knowledge and the International Journalism Festival are pleased to announce the 4th edition of Europe’s biggest…


Written by hand, an exchange in data

What if you would write postcards about your life, using data? Two friends are doing just that on a website called “Dear Data”.

rssUpcoming Events

15/4/2015 - 19/4/2015

International Journalism Festival (Perugia, Italy)

Big festival, awesome people, beautiful location. In short, it’s time again for the „International Journalism Festival“.

20/4/2015 - 22/4/2015

Cartagena Data Festival (Colombia)

The Cartagena Data Festival is a three day conference in Colombia. The event will focus on solving critical gaps in coverage, access and analysis of data.

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