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How data can get you the scoop of the day (or even the week)

18 October 2017

Data journalism already exists as long as there is data. However, it keeps getting more popular. This is mainly because governments, organizations and companies are releasing their data online more and more. It’s also because you can virtually find everything online these days. The digital society produces an enormous and continuously growing amount of numeric data. And somewhere in those big piles of numbers, lie all sorts of stories.

See you at ONA17!

25 September 2017

The White House, the US Capitol, the Lincoln Memorial; these are only a few examples for what Washington D.C. is known for all over the world. However, in the beginning of October 2017, the capitol of the United States will be taken over by something else. From Oct. 5 - 7 the Online News Association conference 2017 (#ONA17) will take place in the heart of Washington.

Add your KML data to Maps4News

8 September 2017

You can now upload KML files to Maps4News to add custom data to your maps. Importing your KML data into Maps4News is as easy as copy and paste. KML files can store geographical points, lines, polygons, and other vector data. Very useful for your data storytelling.