2010 Future of News and Civic Media Conference
Plenary and demo videos from the 2010 Future of News and Civic Media conference, co-hosted by Knight Foundation and the MIT Center for Future Civic Media.
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The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation--sponsor of the MIT Center for Future Civic Media--in June 2010 announced their 2010 Knight News Challenge winners. Together, these winners form another ground-breaking, visionary class of civic...
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Josh Levinger - Boycott Toolkit Audubon Dougherty - Rural Peru's Transition to the Internet Ryan O'Toole - Red Ink Danielle Martin and Leo Burd - Department of Play Learn more about our projects at http://civic.mit.edu/projects/c4fcm
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For years, news organizations have been ambivalently confronting the idea of crowdsourcing. In contrast to other forms of "user innovation" that feature collaborations by highly skilled professionals, crowdsourcing exploits a largely unt...
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Our lives are increasingly mediated by computers and data – a shift that is becoming more and more natural to us. From Data.gov to real-time municipal bus information, data in many forms from many sources is being made available and reco...