The Walkley Foundation - Sydney

- selected projects

2016
The problems addressed were:
the ability for journalists to create their own datasets
an incentive for readers to contribute data
and journalists communication with designers

Our solution to...
Country: Australia
2016
First the problem:

Look at Paul Farrell. He's a journalist. Sometimes, editors want Paul to do stories that are formulaic, such as covering stories about the weather - how hot is it, is it a...
Country: Australia
2016
A web application for readers and journalists that reveals single source stories, thereby educating people on identifying and critically evaluating these stories.
Country: Australia
2016
1. So what’s the problem? The ABC has an audience-centred digital strategy BUT does not integrate its many and millions strong social media audiences to inform and augment its day-to-day publishing...
Country: Australia
2016
STARC (Statistical Tool for Analysing and Reporting Crime) is a web app that will enable journalists to give more colour and context to initial crime reports. It pulls data from BOCSAR and court...
Country: Australia
2016
In Australia all votes are created equal, but some votes are certainly worth more than others. Of all Australians who really decides the outcome of a federal election?

We used the electoral system...
Country: Australia
2016
1 So what’s the problem? The ABC has an audience-centred digital strategy BUT does not integrate its many and millions strong social media audiences to inform and augment its day-to-day publishing...
Country: Australia
2016
Dex
Despite our best efforts, data still is not front of mind in the newsroom.
Journalists tend to think about data too late into working on a piece, and often they don't know the most reliable...
Country: Australia
2016
DataHub is online forum that links journalists with researchers who are willing to share their data. Researchers upload data tables, spreadsheets, shapefiles etc. to their profile, whilst still...
Country: Australia
2016
Comment Sweeper a tool for Journalists and readers
Some journos and bloggers engage and form relationships with readers but most don’t have time to engage with hundreds or thousands of comments...
Country: Australia

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