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Revolução digital abre nova fronteira no jornalismo investigativo

RIO - O jornalista sempre trabalhou na transformação de dados em informação, mas a tecnologia demoliu barreiras antes intransponíveis, abrindo um …

How Formula 1 Teams Use Big Data to Win

The Pit Row at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, home to the only Formula 1 championship race in the U.S., is packed with fans. Some people …

This app is changing the way Tanzania reads the news

Tanzanians, like other Africans on the continent, are doing almost everything via their phones these days—from paying bills, depositing and transferring cash, to accessing loans.<p>And now an app has introduced a new way for people to read newspapers. M-Paper is distributing printed editions directly …

Mídia programática muda publicidade: saiba do que se trata

Imagine então ser identificado e receber uma propaganda dirigida a você em um outdoor, por exemplo? Ou ainda, durante a programação da TV, o …

How Google Aims To Dominate Artificial Intelligence

The search giant is making its AI open source so anyone can use it<p>How Google Aims To Dominate AI<p>How Google Aims To Dominate AI<p>By Dave Gershgorn<p>In November 2007, Google laid the groundwork to dominate the mobile market by releasing Android, an open ­source operating system for phones. Eight years …

Tracking the Future of News

Supplementary report to the 2015 Digital News Report. Including information on six new countries: Austria, the Czech Republic, Poland, Portugal, the Netherlands and Turkey.

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News Habits on Facebook and Twitter

When asked about specific news habits on each social site, users demonstrate some common tendencies as well as distinctions in how they use the …

Social Media

Is Facebook a Better Source for News Than Twitter?

The same percentage of users get news from Facebook as Twitter. How'd that happen?<p>The number of Americans getting their news from social media …

Brands! If You Aren't Creating Data Journalism, You Are Wasting Your Data

In a recent article in the Harvard Business Review, Alexandra Samuel argues that data journalism is an underused tool for companies and marketers. …

EXAME

<b>1. Sob a sombra da dívida</b> <i>zoom_out_map</i><p><b>1</b>/22 (Yuya Shino/Reuters)<p>São Paulo - Europa, <b>Ásia</b> e América do Norte. <b>Países ricos</b>, pobres e de renda média. …

The Future Of The Web Is All About Context

Falon Fatemi Contributor<p>Falon Fatemi is founder and CEO of Node.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>2016 Will Be The Year Of The Sales Stack<p>Imagine a world where search engines proactively send recommended articles, people and companies to their users — and all of these recommendations are extremely …

A visual introduction to machine learning

In machine learning, computers apply <b>statistical learning</b> techniques to automatically identify patterns in data. These techniques can be used to make …

Map Visualizes International Cyber War Happening In Real Time

The vast majority of attacks are directed at the United States.<p><i>GIF via Attassa Cabrera</i><p><b>A version of this article originally appeared on The Creators Project Spain.</b><p>Lights, lasers, and a steady stream of arrows cross a map of the Earth fill your computer screen with rapid movement that looks like war …

Why Big Data Needs Natural Language Generation to Work

While we don’t often think of language as a user interface, that’s exactly what it is. We have thoughts, construct language to convey them, and send them out using our voices, keyboards, touchscreens, or our hands if we are using sign language. The goal of course is that the recipient understands …

Machine Learning

How Open Map Data is Helping Save Lives in Nepal

My name is Nirab Pudasaini, and I am a new School of Data fellow from Nepal. Just 5 days after the beginning of my fellowship, a devastating …

This New Mapping Tool is a Data Lover's Dream

If you've ever wondered how your neighborhood compares to the rest of New York City, look no further. PlaceILive—a new Lithuania-based startup—seeks to quantify quality of life by mapping census data along with, as Untapped Cities puts it, "just about every social identifier imaginable." All of …

Data Visualization

Ukraine: New Prospects For Data Journalists

Ukraine’s parliament is about to become more transparent. Last month it passed a law allowing greater access to public information in the form of …

BBC Academy - Academy - Linked data and the semantic web

• Academy<br>• Software engineering / Linked data<p>Linked data and the semantic web<p>Yves Raimond, Dan Ramsden, Oli Bartlett and Sofia Angeletou on linked data<p>The BBC is one of the first organisations to use linked data, a strategy for connecting online content which helped to deliver its highly successful …

The hidden biases of Geodata

<i>This is a guest post by Mark Graham of the Oxford Internet Institute</i><p>Geographic information underpins so much of what we do today on the internet. By knowing the location of a tweet, a profile, or any other user-entered information, we can build services and software that is micro-targeted at user …

GeoTagging

Americans’ Views on Open Government Data

Government reformers and advocates believe that two contemporary phenomena hold the potential to change how people engage with governments at all …

The Complexity We Do Not See I am working on a presentation for the Click-It...

<b>The Complexity We Do Not See</b><p>I am working on a presentation for the Click-It Summit (http://goo.gl/iPC2yO) and this made me hungry :) plus you can see …

Os rios (nem sempre visíveis) de São Paulo

Share the post "Os rios (nem sempre visíveis) de São Paulo"<p>A cidade tem 287 cursos d’água, segundo a prefeitura. Leia reportagem sobre grupos que se …

Spark and SPARQL; RDF Graphs and GraphX

Some interesting possibilities for working together. In Spark Is the New Black in IBM Data Magazine, I recently wrote about how popular the Apache …

For Online Publications, Data Is News

The Texas Tribune launched in late 2009 with a newsroom of veteran journalists and rising stars. And while that respected crew of reporters, editors, …