The evolving nature of journalism in an era of Big Data

Summary and link by Lungisa Lusawana

The internet has enabled the emergence of new types of journalisms, one of which is “data-driven journalism”. Rather than relying on their analytical smarts data journalists use digital tools to organise and analyse information. This article provides a demonstration of how data-driven journalism works using advanced search tools.

http://treparel.com/news/how-big-data-news-analytics-leads-to-data-driven-journalism/

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