Magazin: Tools

Crowdsourcing, a portmanteau word made of crowd and outsourcing, means distributing tasks to a group of people. It can be a very cost-effective way to collect and process information. It can also be an utter failure, resulting in thousand of wasted man-hours, if not prepared carefully.

Data journalism is like punk music, anyone can do it. You need very little to get started, but it’s important to make the right choices in the right order.