A mapping toolbox for journalists: 10+ tools worth checking out

This is part 2 of an occasional series on useful tools for data journalists.…


Instagramming the city

As part of some testing earlier today I was playing around with Instagram. I've…


Setting PDF data free with Tabula

This week I spent some time working on an education project I have been…


Media tools: ThingLink makes images interactive

Static pictures on the web are *so* yesterday. Today's readers want…


A good list: 20 tools tools for digital journalists

There are dozens of lists around that offer journalists insight into the…

Investigative Journalism Manual

This is not a publication I've seen before so it may new or it may be slightly…


Fusion Tables and KML files: a primer

This is a simple guide to creating an interactive map using Google's Fusion…


Better live tweeting for journalists

Twitter is changing news. Today many major news stories break on Twitter long…


The modern journalist: 4 cool data tools

News about big print media is pretty miserable at the moment but, if you’re…


Using Google Docs to manage Twitter lists

Twitter has some pretty cool features for media organisations, among them…