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2017 Philip Meyer Journalism Award contest open for entries

If you use social science research methods to tell compelling stories, apply now for your chance to win.


Ethics by numbers: How to build machine learning that cares

As journalists increasingly use machine learning techniques in their reporting, its important to make sure that these are designed ethically.


TREND analytics

Exploring data stories on trade and the environment.


A set of free tools for digital image forensics.

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Networked Capitalism: Unpicking the ventures of the PayPal Mafia

While there have been many articles about the interconnections between PayPal alumni, there are few visuals illustrating these connections.


Presenting PERVADE: Exploring data ethics for researchers and analysts

Like big data researchers, journalists must balance investigation and discovery with minimizing harm.

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20/10/2017 - 21/10/2017

Journalism Interactive Conference (Maryland, USA)

Two jam-packed days of interactive media training, exploring the challenge of “fake news” and the evolution of digital storytelling.

20/10/2017 - 21/10/2017

MobileMe&You 2017 (Urbana, USA)

Explore the new and innovative ways to tell stories on mobile and social media.

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

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