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Who's online, who isn't, and why: Pew digital divide research

Pew Internet - September 25, 2013

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What people do on their cell phones: Pew report

Pew Internet - September 19, 2013

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Most mobile news consumers prefer browser over apps, RJI finds

Reynolds Journalism Institute - September 16, 2013

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Pew: Internet now leading news source for Americans under 50

Pew Internet - August 8, 2013

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Why social media is such a big deal for community engagement

Pew Internet - August 5, 2013

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Mobile resources for community foundations

Knight Digital Media Center - July 16, 2013

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GrantStation: State of Grantseeking report, rural community grants webinar

Grant Station - June 27, 2013

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Respecting the data: Notes from Eyeo 2013

Eyeo Festival - June, 2013

Summary | Eyeo Festival

Coding for journalists: Free online courses for ONA members

Online News Association - May 22, 2013

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Who ISN'T using a smartphone yet? Smartphone ownershiop report 2013

Pew Internet - June 5, 2013

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Knight Community Info Challenge: connecting the dots to community engagement

Knight Digital Media Center - May 2013

Summary | Knight Community Information Challenge

OpenStates: Track your state legislature

Knight Digital Media Center - May 15, 2013

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EveryoneOn: Locally promote digital literacy, internet access

Knight Digital Media Center - April 25, 2013

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Google Maps Engine Lite: easier custom Google Maps

Knight Digital Media Center - April 24, 2013

Summary | Maps Engine Lite

Telling the Truth and other e-books from RJI

Reynolds Journalism Institute - April 2013

Summary | Full Digital Newsbook

Mobile Strategies for Community News and Information

Knight Digital Media Center - April 3, 2013


New RJI video digest offers fresh ideas to move journalism forward

Reynolds Journalism Institute - March 20, 2013

Summary | Futures Lab

Using Google Analytics to understand mobile traffic

Google - March 2013

Summary | Tutorial

Smart disclosure apps can spur community engagement on consumer issues - February 2013

Summary | Full Site

Sunlight Academy: Free open government tutorials

Sunlight Foundation - February 22, 2013

Summary | Full Site

Tow-Knight grants for digital journalism research projects

Tow Center for Digital Journalism - February 12, 2013

Summary | Request for Proposals

What cell phone owners like (and not)

Pew Internet - November 30, 2012

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Business models for digital journalism startups around the world

Knight Digital Media Center - January 17, 2013

Summary | Full Report

Mobile for community engagement resources

Knight Digital Media Center - January 9, 2013

Summary | Webinar

Subcompact publishing: next evolution of the magazine 

Craig Mod - January 3, 2013

Summary | Full Story

Networked Journalism: What Works

J-Lab - November 28, 2012

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Google's search engine optimization starter guide

Knight Digital Media Center - December 6, 2012

Summary | Full Guide

Need data? Scraping for Journalists e-book

Knight Digital Media Center - November 29, 2012

Summary | Buy the e-book

Separating You and Me? 4.74 Degrees

New York Times - November 21, 2012

Summary | Full Report

Fostering open data: what community news can do

Knight Digital Media Center - November 20, 2012

Full Report

Pew research roundup: Digital media and election 2012

Pew Internet - November 2, 2012

Full Report

One-in-Ten 'Dual Screened' the Presidential Debate

Pew Research Center- October 11, 2012

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The State of the 2012 Election — Mobile Politics

Pew Internet - October 9, 2012

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Block-by-Block 2012 session videos

Block-by-Block - October 3, 2012

Summary | Video: Part 1 | Video: Part 2

Pew study: Mobile may be growing the online news audience - October 1, 2012

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Photos and Videos as Social Currency Online

Pew Internet - September 13, 2012

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Experiments in Media Innovation: A Look at the 2009 Knight News Challenge Winners

Knight Foundation - September 6, 2012

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An Interview with Mayur Patel

Knight Foundation - September 2012

Summary | Full Interview

72% of Americans follow local news closely

Pew Internet - April 12, 2012

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Social networking sites and politics

Pew Internet - March 12, 2012

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How newspapers are faring trying to build digital revenue - March 5, 2012

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Tablet and E-book reader Ownership Nearly Double Over the Holiday Gift-Giving Period

Pew Internet - January 23, 2012

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Technology for engagement: Knight Digital Citizenship report

Knight Foundation - 2012

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Leadership Report 2011 - New practices shape transformative news leadership in the digital age

KDMC - December 5, 2011

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Social networking sites and our lives

Pew Internet - June 16, 2011

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Measuring the Online Impact of Your Information Projects

Knight Foundation - May 31, 2011

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September 4 early bird registration deadline for Women's Hackathon in Los Angeles

Fri, September 4, 2015 5:00 pm - Fri, October 9, 2015 5:00 pm

Enjoy a discount by registering now for the Women’s Hackathon, devoted entirely to female students, faculty and professionals. The event will be held October 9-11 at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism in Los Angeles. The early bird fee ends September 4.

Knight News Challenge on Data opens for applications on September 8

Tue, September 8, 2015 9:00 am - Wed, September 30, 2015 5:00 pm

The Knight News Challenge on Data is seeking projects that use data to fuel innovation and new ideas, while protecting the rights of individuals and communities.

Podcasting Collab/Space San Francisco Workshop, September 12

September 12, 2015 - September 12, 2015

Podcasting has become the Next Big Thing for the second time in our current golden age of audio. How an audio startups survive and thrive will be the focus of the one-day  Collab/Space San Francisco workshop on September 12. 

NTEN 2015 Leading Change Summit in Washington, D.C. September 13-16

September 13, 2015 - September 16, 2015

The Learning Change Summit experience combines a mix of time spent connecting with peers in Hubs and developing your project or idea through direct learning workshops that put structure and momentum behind your plans. 

The ONA15 Annual Conference will be held in Los Angeles, September 24-26.

September 24, 2015 - September 26, 2015

ONA's annual conference attracts hundreds of highly engaged digital journalists who are shaping the future of media.

Code For America Summit: Transforming 21st Century Government

September 30, 2015 - October 2, 2015

The 2015 Code for America Summit will kick-off September 30 in Oakland, California. For three days, more than 1,300 government leaders, technologists, and community members will  delve into how, together, we can transform government for the 21st Century.

LION Annual Summit October 1-3 in Chicago

October 1, 2015 - October 3, 2015

The 2015 LION Summit will return to Chicago on October 1-3 at the downtown campus of Columbia College Chicago

3-D: Digital, Diversity, Disruption: theme of ASNE-APME conference October 16-18

October 16, 2015 - October 18, 2015

The nation's top editors gather at the ASNE-APME annual conference October 16-18 in Silicon Valley at Stanford University in Palo Alto, CA.  The Associated Press Photo Managers is also a conference partner. 

Sales & Revenue Bootcamp for news organizations, October 19-20

Mon, October 19, 2015 9:00 am - Tue, October 20, 2015 5:00 pm

Learn sales and marketing skills to make your news site financially sustainable.  Apply for bootcamp, to be held at the Center for Cooperative Media at Montclair State University October 19-20,

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Tutorials for GitHub and other open source resources for newsrooms

By Nancy Yoshihara
9/2/2015 | 10:00 pm GMT

Interested in starting or upping the use of open source resources in your newsroom? Melody Kramer offers a list of...

Hearken: A new tool that brings the public into the news making process

By Nancy Yoshihara
8/24/2015 | 10:00 pm GMT

Designed for newsrooms, editors and producers, Hearken provides modules to enable the public to pitch story ideas, determine assignments, report...