A programme of international innovation activities, aimed at harnessing localised industry talent to explore new opportunites.
Tagged with Africa, Cape Town, Emerging markets, India, Kenya, Nairobi, South Africa, World Service and International, newshack
#newsHACK is all about intense multi-discipline collaboration on Journalism innovation, to support & accelerate the News Industry.
Tagged with News industry collaboration, Newshack, Newsroom Tools, Structured Journalism, Universities, World Service and International, juicer
We’ve been leading the way in exploring how the corporation should sound on smart speakers such as Google Home and Amazon Echo.
News Labs and BBC Connected Studio are helping The Trust Project organise The Trust Project Challenge - a two-day hack event aimed at finding practical methods of signalling trustworthiness in online news.
OCT 24 2016
Newsroom.Tools, created at a #newsHACK event by a team of journalists at the Times and Sunday Times, launched at MozFest after being developed by students at Goldsmiths, University of London.
Tagged with digital journalists, github, hack, journalism tools, newsroom tools, tools, universities
AUG 08 2016
An update of News Labs at World Service Hack
DEC 04 2014
NOV 20 2014
NOV 04 2014
Plenty is happening again this week, so grab your cuppa and let's catch up - Mozfest, Symposium reports, and more
Tagged with cj symposium, eeg, eye tracking, hack, hackathon, mozfest, newsmap, project, slicer, window on the newsroom
OCT 20 2014
SEP 29 2014
We received some fantastic news from the NYC last week - the two papers we submitted for The Computational Journalism Symposium event were accepted.
Tagged with Juicer, cj symposium, datastringer, eu elections, hack, new york, project, uk parliament
SEP 01 2014
AUG 22 2014
BBC News Labs ran several maker sessions at the BBC during 2014 and early 2015.
In June 2015, a hack team at #newsHACK created a concept called The Journalist Toolbox, proposing that newsroom content publishing & presentation tools needed to be more accessible for journalists. This has been renamed to Newsroom.Tools