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Deepgram offers free audio search to journalists through Election Day

Using Deepgram's artificial intelligence-driven software, journalists can scour audio and video recordings for newsworthy soundbites for free in the days leading up to the U.S. presidential election.

Sam Berkhead | October 13, 2016

Free tool launches to simplify FOIA for journalists

How the FOIA Wiki can help journalists access information, media censorship in Kashmir and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by the Center for International Media Assistance.

IJNet | October 07, 2016

Resources for journalists reporting on the Zika virus

As Zika continues to spread across Latin America and into the U.S., the need for journalists to fairly report on the virus is apparent. IJNet rounds up the best tip sheets and resources to help your coverage.

Sherry Ricchiardi | October 06, 2016

Media Party 2016 brings journalism innovation to Buenos Aires

What does it take to organize an event that will foster and spur media innovation? Here's how Hacks/Hackers Buenos Aires pulled off its most successful Media Party conference to date.

Mariana Berruezo | October 05, 2016

Public Media Alliance sparks dialogue on trust in the media

Journalists from global public media outlets exchanged ideas on how to regain audiences' trust in the media at the recent Public Media Alliance.

Clothilde Goujard | September 20, 2016

Tips for reporting on early development: Find the children behind the data

How can journalists improve their coverage of early childhood development? A recent ICFJ and World Bank webinar offered guidance. 

Jerri Eddings | September 19, 2016

14 free digital tools that any newsroom can use

Steal our tools! Ahead of the 2016 Online News Association conference, here are 14 digital tools from the ICFJ Knight Fellows that any newsroom can use.

Sara Olstad | September 14, 2016

ICFJ Knight roundup: African fund for innovative journalism now accepting pitches for investigative stories

impactAFRICA launches investigative reporting contest, webinar on low-cost mobile apps and more from the Knight Fellows in this week’s Roundup.

Sara Olstad | September 02, 2016

How to use open source information to investigate stories online

What does it take to be an effective online investigator? In today's digital world, verifying open source information plays a huge role, writes Bellingcat's Eliot Higgins.

Eliot Higgins | August 29, 2016

ICFJ Knight roundup: Low-cost news apps give smaller organizations a "push"

Easy-to-use, customizable news app, security training for U.S.-Mexico border journalists and more from the Knight Fellows in this week's roundup.

Sara Olstad | August 05, 2016

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