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Links: Session 2A – developing the data story

| April 4, 2011 – 10:54 am | 5,884 views

We’re back with another collection of useful links and resources in the run up to news:rewired – noise to signal, this time looking at session 2A: Developing the data story.
Speakers on the panel will include …

news:rewired – hear more about ‘noise to signal’ from our speakers

| March 31, 2011 – 10:59 am | 5,062 views

We spoke to three of our speakers to give you a better idea of some of the issues that will be covered on the day.

Greg Hadfield, director of strategic projects, Cogapp, discusses his work on “open-data cities” and the benefits of open data to journalists, developers, and others; Robin Hamman, director of digital, Edelman, talks about innovation in social media strategy and where media organisations should start; and Matt Wells, blogs editor, the Guardian, explains why journalists should be making the most of social media platforms for news sourcing and verification

LIVE: Linked data and the semantic web

| December 16, 2010 – 2:29 pm | 3,584 views

Follow our linked data and semantic web session with a Scribble Live blog from Wannabe Hacks

Links: What is linked data and why does it matter to journalists and publishers?

| November 16, 2010 – 3:47 pm | 12,588 views
Linked Open Data cloud diagram

Following the success of previous panel discussions about data journalism at news:rewired events, we wanted to focus on the potential of linked data for news and media organisations this time around. We’ve collected together some useful websites, blog posts and tools to give you an introduction to linked data.

Collaboration is key: citizen media, crowdsourcing and data-mashing

| November 4, 2009 – 4:33 pm | 3,418 views

In breakout sessions during the afternoon we’ll be looking at various news collaborations, exploring the benefits and problems of citizen media, crowdsourcing, and commercial and new non-profit partnerships.