Visually is proud to be a part of The Center for Investigative Reporting’s TechRaking III. The conference series is dedicated to creating collaborations between journalists and innovators who are working at the intersection of investigative reporting and technology. The goal of these conferences is to bring these two forces together to create solutions to the many challenges and opportunities facing the news industry today, and ultimately to further engage citizens in the issues affecting their lives and communities.
Part of the conference involves design sprints focused on merging technology and journalism. Last year, the topic was video games and journalism. The winning news game pitch was “Hair Net Hero,” a game that challenges players to create a healthy school lunch. The game is in development now and will be launched in late September.
TechRaking III, “Mining the News,” is a free invite-only event co-hosted... keep reading