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UK Govt releases Data Science Ethical Framework

Data science carries both huge opportunity and a duty of care. These new guidelines seek to facilitate innovative and responsible action.


Who will win the upcoming 2016 US presidential election?

Free, reliable prediction data might be able to help you predict the outcomes.



A tool for using word clouds in journalism.


A jQuery plotting and chart plugin.

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Les Gouvernements de Paul Biya: Retracing the 34 years that Cameroon’s president has been in power

Five Cameroonian data journalists take stock of Paul Biya’s 33 governments.


UK Tech Landscape: Where do they Meetup?

Capturing relational and network data from tech Meetup data.

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30/5/2016 - 30/5/2016

News Impact Summit Doha (Qatar)

The Future of Digital Journalism: Focus on Mobile, Digital and Verification Strategies.

3/6/2016 - 6/6/2016

Dataharvest/EIJC, The European Investigative Journalism Conference (Belgium)

Organised by, Dataharvest/EIJC is the most relevant networking event for investigative and data journalists in Europe.

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This intiative receives partial funding from the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science.

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