January 28, 2018
Rosa Elvira, 35, was found at around 5am after she called the emergency line in a park at the heart of Bogota, Colombia. She was still alive when she was taken at around 7am to the hospital. She was raped, stabbed, strangled, and her guts were destroyed by branches that were forced through her vagina and anus. Because of this horrific episode that we now have a law of femicides in Colombia. We wanted to make a tribute.
June 27, 2017
June 25, 2017
The relationship between time and journalism is a complicated one. If the journalists need time to deepen their digital skills for reporting, it might seem like an impossible affair.
May 09, 2017
Navigating the field of data journalism might be hard for those who are just entering the hard relationship between data, storytelling and programming.
February 26, 2017
Jacopo Ottaviani is an Italian journalist who focuses on data-driven research and cross-border storytelling. His works have been published in international media such as The Guardian, Al Jazeera International, and Foreign Policy. You can follow him on Twitter.
February 02, 2017
Hans Rosling, professor of International Health at Karolinska Institute in Stockholm and founder of the Gapminder Foundation, died this Tuesday.
June 06, 2016
What would happen if you saw someone in the streets selling your daughter's pictures?
Some reactions to this question were recorded in Norway. Between bewilderment and nervous laughter bystanders saw in real life what is going on in their digital world: apps sell and misuse their users data.
May 18, 2016
In pre-computer times you could not simply input an array of variables and wait for the magic to happen on a screen. Alternative methods were used to store and put information in context so one could visually retrieve it. Here are some amazing examples of physical visualizations and why we should thank those patient visualizers.
April 14, 2016
In the world of visualization there are many different faces: developers, inventors, mathematicians, designers. Santiago Ortiz is probably one of those characters that represents all and none of those at the same time.
April 13, 2016
The data shows that Mossack Fonseca worked with over 14,000 banks, firms, companies, foundations, funds or clients to create offshore entities. ICIJ used the country categorization contained in the leaked internal client database to describe how many intermediaries in each country existed.
April 12, 2016
"Data journalism allows measuring reality and transmit the results the public opinion through the production of stories and investigations"
April 12, 2016
This year comes the Data Journalism Awards (DJA). These are the awards that for 5 years the organization Global Editors Network have been promoting. These awards have served as a reference and platform to highlight new data journalism projects with a focusing on data processing and structuring.
February 28, 2016
After Kimono’s death, many developers and data journalist cried their eyes out. Losing such a good scraping tool made it hard for all of us who use data as our daily input. Luckily, developer Kevin Çobanaj decided to follow Kimono’s steps and will launch Spiranca, a new app that will allow anyone to easily crawl websites and turn them into structured API’s.