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KDMC Indie Journalists Workshop Alum Receives New Voices Grant

Janice Rombeck, a member of the KDMC's inaugural Web Publishing for Independent Journalists Workshop, and her NeighborWeb community news site, was selected to receive a New Voices grant. NeighborWeb was among "nine promising community news sites" selected to receive the J:Lab grant of up to $25,000.

NeighborWeb will train San Jose residents who live in 19 designated ...

Journos and Coders Meet Up to Hack An iPad Storytelling App

Hacks/Hackers Unite is bringing together journalists and media makers with hackers and designers this weekend to build the killer media app for the iPad and other tablet devices.

The focus for the first Hacks/Hackers Unite event, produced in partnership with KQED and co-sponsored by the Knight Digital Media Center at UC Berkeley, will be to push the boundaries ...