To develop an open security toolkit for journalists, allowing them to avoid digital surveillance by governments and other groups
To expand the audience for classical music by offering the symphony experience globally through expanded webcast and mobile content
To launch the Aspen Forum for Community Solutions, which will demonstrate new, effective ways that community stakeholders can engage to solve problems and seize opportunity
The mission of Kon*Fab is to explore news and information through a more serendipitous discovery.
To help newsrooms optimize editorial decision making by providing a dashboard that tracks stories through social networks and across competitor sites.
To build a network of low-cost air quality monitoring devices and data collection in Los Angeles and Detroit, and scale radiation monitoring globally
To develop a collaborative organizing dashboard for governments, outside organizations and the public to use in disaster response and other situations.
To build in Knight communities local city versions of OpenGovernment.org, a free and open-source website for contacting local government agencies and officials
To make it easier to find and watch high quality video news through a new iPad app
To increase local news reporting in southeast Louisiana, the Greater New Orleans Foundation will help expand the city’s NPR affiliate, WWNO.
To help people and communities make better use of data collected by mobile phones
Providing a set of tools that communities can use to collect data on paper or via a smartphone app, then export or visualize the data via an easy-to-use dashboard. The city of Detroit has used the tools, created by Code for America fellows, to track urban blight.