journalism

Linux through a journalist's eyes

Lightning talk: Linux through a journalist's eyes
In this video, veteran technology journalist Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols tells us precisely how a self-proclaimed "English and history guy" makes a...Read more

Common values unite journalism and open source

Red Hat intern Taylor Greene explains how journalistic training is perfect preparation for a career in open source.Read more

KDE Plasma Mobile, NPR's newsroom tool, and more news

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at KDE Plasma Mobile, Spreedbox secure video conferencing platform, NPR's open...Read more

Test out DocHive for data geeks and journalists

Calling all data geeks and journalists! Testing is now open on DocHive, an open source Ruby on Rails project for capturing data from image-based PDFs.Read more

Newsrooms see the light of open source

Development projects are expensive, and, across the board, news media are struggling to properly monetize their digital investments, and revenues are...Read more

6 open source tools for data journalism

Open source tools give journalism organizations and journalists on a limited budget the ability to get the information that they need.Read more

Is open data living up to the hype? One data journalist weighs in

One profession that's embraced open source is journalism. Especially the area of data journalism. In this interview, data journalist and co-founder...Read more

New phase of DocHive, open source tool for data extraction

open source tool for data extraction
In February of this year, I reported that the Raleigh Public Record—a local, online news publication in Raleigh, NC—was in the process of creating an...Read more