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22 June 2015
Web scraping is useful for helping journalists handle large amounts of information, but ethical guidelines don't yet address how to use this data reporting tool.
19 June 2015
As public institutions publish more data online, web scraping has become a useful tool for reporters who want to sift through large amounts of information.
02 June 2015
In this era of information abundance, journalists should now be keeping spreadsheets, not just notes.Read more
28 May 2015
Think you need to be a math genius or coding savant to produce compelling data stories? Think again.Read more
19 February 2015
“Lies, Damn Lies and Viral Content” examines the newsroom practices that lead to spreading misinformation when reporting on unverified claims.
18 February 2015
Geographer and informatics consultant Hugh Stimson on the tools and approaches that make for great data stories.Read more
10 November 2014
It took six years and three court decisions. But earlier this year, Patrick Cain received information from the provincial government about where registered sex offenders live.
12 June 2014
Skelton won the Data Journalism Award for best individual portfolio.Read more
09 June 2014
Sure, computer systems vary across the country, and there are subtle differences in the access provisions in different provinces and at the federal level. But if a government body in one part of the

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