What separates data journalism from the rest of journalism? New tools, new realities, the new tools that digital and mobile technology provides gives new possibilities. Also when you combine the traditional ‘nose for news’ and ability to tell a compelling story, with the sheer scale and range of digital information now available, your audience can get a better understanding of the “What and Why”.
Every month we explore the latest tools and techniques for using data to both report and visualize news stories. Journalists come to the hack with their story ideas and they leave with a new data sources and visualizations to tell the story.
June 7, 2017