5 ways newsrooms covered the Winter Olympics 2018 with interactives and data visualisations


Graphs, illustrations, and conversational interfaces have all featured in publishers' coverage over the past few weeks


Just a week to go until newsrewired! What's on the agenda?

New speakers from Bloomberg, Facebook and BBC News Labs join our conference to discuss the latest trends and techniques in digital journalism

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City A.M. employs micropayments in the fight against ad blocking

The publisher is hoping to gain back some of the advertising revenue lost to ad blockers, by offering readers a choice in how they want to support the newspaper

Looking 24 hours ahead: Q&A with cartoonist Matt Pritchett on his 30th anniversary at The Telegraph

'Many cartoonists feel like they are commentators on events.... I'm not like that, I feel my role is just to try as hard as I can to make people laugh'

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 26/02/18

Bureau Local announces fund to support local reporting from journalists and members of the public

Successful applicants will receive up to £5,000, as well as support from the Bureau Local's team and network, to work on their stories

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 22/02/18

BBC's VR Hub launches its first news documentary to explore the water politics of the river Nile

The filming was done with a drone and a selection of stereoscopic and 360-degree cameras, combined with fully spatialised audio for a more immersive feel

Posted by Caroline Scott on 21/02/18

Podcast articleA new ecosystem: Using blockchain to build a journalism marketplace

In this podcast, we learn more about Civil, a decentralised journalism marketplace built on blockchain

Posted by Catalina Albeanu and Andy Brimson on 20/02/18

Speakers from Quartz and NOA join newsrewired in March to discuss news on voice devices

Sharpen your digital media skills at Reuters on 7 March

Posted by Catalina Albeanu on 19/02/18

Tool for journalists: Flourish, for creating data visualisations without coding

Haven't yet learned to code? Use this free tool to increase the quality and quantity of your visual and interactive output

Posted by Caroline Scott on 19/02/18

New talk and demo at newsrewired: A news game in virtual reality

What does a news game look like in VR? Find out at newsrewired from Bianca Wright of Coventry University

Posted by Catalina Albeanu on 16/02/18

Seattle's KUOW is hosting 'Ask A...' conversations to foster empathy and understanding between communities

The engagement initiative facilitates discussions between groups of people that have been 'othered' by the media, politicians or the public

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 16/02/18

The Humanitarian News Research Network aims to help journalists and communications teams improve their work

There have been many discussions about the right or wrong way to cover issues such as the refugee crisis, but what does the research say?

Posted by Catalina Albeanu on 15/02/18

Podcast article'Be prepared to make enemies': Inside the rigorous world of science journalism

Deborah Cohen, investigative editor, British Medical Journal, explains the triumphs and challenges of her job as a health reporter

Posted by Caroline Scott on 14/02/18

With its latest series The Upside, the Guardian will focus on solutions journalism in five key areas

The project will feature the people and innovations tackling climate, healthcare, gender, science and technology, and community leadership

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 14/02/18

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