This project will facilitate connections between journalists. CollabMatch is a platform that will help journalists use their existing LinkedIn profile to connect with others based on location and/or expertise.
Dat seeks to increase the traction of the open data movement by developing better tools for collaboration.
To enhance web video as a compelling storytelling tool, Data Docs will incorporate data and interactivity into the video experience through features like live charts and location-based personalization. In the process, Data Docs will maintain the videos’ aesthetic and narrative flow.
To help diversify participation on city boards and draw in more millennials, OnBoard will create a database and website that makes opportunities for public service easy to find.
In order to increase transparency in elections, this project will implement new data standards with an open API to provide for near real-time election data access and reporting.
To help citizens discover the recreational activities that surround them, GreenInfo Network will build an open source template that parks departments can use to create a “What’s Nearby” map.
The American Public Media (APM) Audio Search prototype will determine whether it is possible to provide full-text search of audio files, using open source software to automate the creation of text transcriptions of APM digital audio.
To build a tool to extract structured data from image-based PDF files
To help public radio project Transom create and test Transom Online Workshops to teach radio and multimedia storytelling.
To develop Curious City, an online system for community-driven story creation, as open source software and methods replicable at other radio and news organizations
The Crosscloud Project is a set of protocols that will allow computer systems to securely share data. The system will allow better data portability for individuals and solve major problems with walled-garden and data silos.
To develop a pilot of a mobile application designed to allow individuals to report street harassment.