Browse Knight-Funded Ideas

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PRX StoryMarket

To create StoryMarket, a crowd-funding platform for public radio, so citizens can pay for the professional production of stories they would like to see in the news

NowSpots

To develop open-source software allowing "real-time advertising" that can be updated at any time by local business using social media

CityTracking

To build a web service and open source tools to display public data in easy-to-understand, highly visual ways

SnagFilms

SnagFilms is a company dedicated to ubiquitous distribution of non-fiction (documentary) and independent films. The company enables better, faster and cheaper distribution of this content, broadening the audience for the films and generating additional revenues for the filmmakers, who can then go on and create more films.

Knight News Innovation Lab

To create the Knight News Innovation Lab at Northwestern University to accelerate media innovation in the Chicago area

Investigative News Network

To establish the Investigative News Network, with the founder of the Voice of San Diego and other foundations, as an entrepreneurial organization

Wesleyan Media Project

To support the Wesleyan Media Project's analysis of broadcast advertising during the 2010 election

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