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This Week in Review: Nate Silver and data journalism’s critics, and the roots of diversity problems

[This review was originally posted at the Nieman Journalism Lab on March 21, 2014.] This week’s essential reads: Only have a minute? The key pieces this week are Nate Silver’s introductory data journalism manifesto for FiveThirtyEight, New York’s Benjamin Wallace-Wells on the enormous expectations for … Continue reading

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27. March 2014 by Mark
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This Week in Review: Andrew Sullivan’s bold paid-content plan, and Al Jazeera’s play for the U.S.

[This review was originally posted at the Nieman Journalism Lab on Jan. 7, 2013.] This week’s review covers about two weeks, looking at everything you might have missed going back to Christmas. A bellwether for blog paywalls?: Legendary blogger Andrew … Continue reading

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25. April 2013 by Mark
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A football data mapping experiment

My most frequently postponed goal of the past several years, by far, has been my effort to learn various programming and data visualization skills. It’s essential for anyone who wants to have a hand in the future of journalism to … Continue reading

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16. March 2011 by Mark
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This Week in Review: A surprisingly sensible move online, two ugly falls, and questioning hyperlocal news

[This review was originally posted at the Nieman Journalism Lab on Oct. 8, 2010.] Another old-media stalwart goes online: This week’s biggest story is a lot more interesting for media geeks than for those more on the tech side, but … Continue reading

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04. November 2010 by Mark
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This Week in Review: WikiLeaks’ new journalism order, a paywall’s purpose, and a future for Flipboard

[This review was originally posted at the Nieman Journalism Lab on July 30, 2010.] WikiLeaks, data journalism and radical transparency: I’ll be covering two weeks in this review because of the Lab’s time off last week, but there really was … Continue reading

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16. August 2010 by Mark
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