Global Disruptors

Global Disruptors

Cloud-based products help small South African publishers with content, ads

Local newspapers are using the Impreshin platform to manage content and advertising without investing in expensive information systems.

Jessica Weiss | April 03, 2014

Data-driven journalism project Land Quest maps drilling profits and aid in Kenya

A new cross-border investigative journalism experiment looks at who will benefit from recent discoveries of water and oil.

Jessica Weiss | January 21, 2014

Knight News Challenge winners will harness the power of health data

Low-cost tools to let the public measure environmental hazards and a project to help reporters inform their communities about what works in health care are among the winners of the Knight News Challenge: Health.

IJNet | January 15, 2014

Developing apps for water quality in Costa Rica

Chicas Poderosas (Powerful Women), the group focusing on women in journalism and technology, created three new apps during its fifth meeting in Latin America.

Mariana Santos | January 14, 2014

Journalists make Amazon development data accessible to the public

A new project helps people understand the issues behind important sets of environmental data.

Gustavo Faleiros | January 10, 2014