This is what the best of data journalism looks like

This article was originally published on the Data Journalism Awards Medium Publication managed by the Global Editors Network. You can find the original version right here. ________________________________________________________________________________________________   After a year of hard work, collecting and sifting through hundreds of data projects from around the world, the news is finally out. The thirteen winners (and […]

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From Asia and beyond: experts discuss data journalism challenges

This article was originally published on the Data Journalism Awards Medium Publication managed by the Global Editors Network. You can find the original version right here. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________   How easy (or difficult) is it to access data in China, Malaysia, Kenya, and other countries? Are there tested business models for data journalism in different parts […]

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Discussing the ethics, challenges, and best practices of machine learning in journalism

This article was originally published on the Data Journalism Awards Medium Publication managed by the Global Editors Network. You can find the original version right here. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________   Peter Aldhous of BuzzFeed News and Simon Rogers of the Google News Initiative discuss the power of machine learning in journalism, and tell us more about the […]

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A data journalist’s guide to sports data

The Winter Olympics 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea, are just a few weeks away, and the football world cup 2018 is not far off either. While many journalists around the world are preparing their coverage, we wonder: how do you get ready for these big sporting events? What’s the difference between a sports data journalism […]

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Counting crime: How journalists make sense of police data

This article was originally published on the Data Journalism Awards Medium Publication managed by the Global Editors Network. You can find the original version right here. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________   Takeaways from a discussion with experts behind two of the most compelling data projects tackling crime in the US   As a journalist, how do you go about […]

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