Knight News Challenge Gives $3.5m in Grants

The latest round of Knight News Challenge grants is out. The theme this year: strengthening the Internet. Among the 19 projects funded are mapping Internet ownership in Europe; new measurement tools for online censorship and rights violations; and verification and collaboration tools.

Source: Knight Foundation

Posted on: June 23, 2014

Mapping the Power Elite in Your Country

Poderopedia, which reveals relationships among elites in a country or region, has broadened its platform and is now offering its content and code to users worldwide to use and improve upon. The project was founded in Chile last year after winning a 2011 Knight News Challenge award.

Source: IJNet

Posted on: May 18, 2013