Session

Journalism via Computer Programming

Adrian Holovaty, Editor of editorial innovations, Django

Track: Emerging Topics
Date: Wednesday, July 26
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Location: D133

Newspaper stories don't cut it anymore.

In this talk, Adrian Holovaty of washingtonpost.com and chicagocrime.org will present several examples of "journalism via computer programming" -- automating information retrieval, making public data easily browsable for the public, and presenting news in formats that go beyond the bland format of the newspaper story.