Data in Journalism
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How journalists are using data to investigate, analyse and report the world
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Visualised: The Manchester International Festival Twitterati.... on Twitpic

@guardianculture My visualisation of #mif11 twitter conversations: http://t.co/FNhQTGh please use #mif2011 hashtag as well - more next week!
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About | ScraperWiki

About | ScraperWiki | Data in Journalism | Scoop.it
There’s lots of useful data on the internet – crime statistics, government spending, missing kittens, but getting at it isn’t always easy...
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How to be a data journalist | News | guardian.co.uk

How to be a data journalist | News | guardian.co.uk | Data in Journalism | Scoop.it
Data journalism trainer and writer Paul Bradshaw explains how to get started in data journalism, from getting to the data to visualising it...
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Notes from news:rewired - Data journalism and social media

Notes from news:rewired - Data journalism and social media | Data in Journalism | Scoop.it
In a digital world where everything is zeroes and ones, spotting data patterns in video and audio and still images becomes the same computer-driven task as spotting patterns in the numbers that we traditionally describe as data.
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Introduction to data journalism: Taming the numbers

Introduction to data journalism: Taming the numbers | Data in Journalism | Scoop.it
How is the industry trying to teach data journalism?
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Using Open Heat Maps to spice up stories

Data is always just the start of a host of story ideas.
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news:rewired – 10 things every journalist should know about data

news:rewired – 10 things every journalist should know about data | Data in Journalism | Scoop.it
Although data journalism combines journalism, research, statistics and programming, you don’t need to know much maths or code to get started. It can be as simple as copying and pasting data from an Excel spreadsheet.
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Angelica's curator insight, October 5, 2015 3:17 AM

To many journalists data can be a tedious or annoying subject to deal with. Although, there are many reasons why implementing data in Journalism can change the way news is delivered. This article describes simple reasons why journalists should know data in  order to turn complex subjects into an easy readable and didactic news article.   

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How to: get started in data journalism using Google Fusion Tables | How to succeed in journalism | Journalism.co.uk

How to: get started in data journalism using Google Fusion Tables | How to succeed in journalism | Journalism.co.uk | Data in Journalism | Scoop.it
Google Fusion Tables is a tool used to create data visualisations including maps, graphs and timelines.
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