Hackathon 2014

Teams of developers, journalists and innovative thinkers tackled challenge questions that seek to discover new tools, business models and news services that deliver context-rich, real-time social journalism to users across digital platforms. Hackathon participants were supported by mentors from media, investment and technology communities through workshops, demonstrations and one-on-one conversations.

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Videos and articles from RJI hackathon
June 4, 2014

Videos and articles from RJI's "Hack the Future of Journalism" event, held Saturday, May 31, through Sunday, June 1, in San Francisco, are now available on RJI Online.

  • Pat Kitano: CEO, BNN Funding

    Hack the Future of Journalism
    Pat Kitano: CEO, BNN Funding
    June 2, 2014

    Pat Kitano pitches his idea during the kickoff session of "Hack the Future of Journalism," May 31-June 1, 2014, in San Francisco.
  • Nick Reed

    Hack the Future of Journalism
    Nick Reed
    June 2, 2014

    Nick Reed pitches his idea during the kickoff session of "Hack the Future of Journalism," May 31-June 1, 2014, in San Francisco.
  • Maya Itah: Staff Writer, C-Change Media

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    Maya Itah: Staff Writer, C-Change Media
    June 2, 2014

    Maya Itah pitches her idea during the kickoff session of "Hack the Future of Journalism," May 31-June 1, 2014, in San Francisco.
  • Michael Stoll: Executive Director, San Francisco Public Press

    Hack the Future of Journalism
    Michael Stoll: Executive Director, San Francisco Public Press
    June 2, 2014

    Michael Stoll pitches his idea during the kickoff session of "Hack the Future of Journalism," May 31-June 1, 2014, in San Francisco.
  • Mat Tyndall: Co-founder/CEO, Tinj

    Hack the Future of Journalism
    Mat Tyndall: Co-founder/CEO, Tinj
    June 2, 2014

    Mat Tyndall pitches his idea during the kickoff session of "Hack the Future of Journalism," May 31-June 1, 2014, in San Francisco.

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