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Phillip Smith

Oaxaca, Oaxaca
Covers:  data journalism, news and innovation, journalism, technology, hacking, data visualization, publishing and innovation
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Investigating the Technology Underlying Top News Organizations PBS Mediashift Idea Lab

Investigating the Technology Underlying Top News Organizations

What I’ve decided to try is an experiment: a structured investigation into the technology behind some of the Web operations that are generally considered to be “top news organizations,” something that I’ve been following casually for quite a while. The experiment is to see if I can bring some thoroughness to this line of investigation, and not simply cherry-pick the good technology stories that advance my own views.