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Interview with Eliot Higgins of Bellingcat

Verifying missile launchers, tracking down ISIS supporters and holding worldwide governments to account is just a day’s work for 36-year-old Eliot Higgins. Last time I...

Data day: The rise of fake news on Facebook

Did Pope Francis endorse Donald Trump? Did Hillary Clinton sell weapons to Isis? If you don't know the answers to these questions, you may...

Are analytics changing newsrooms? Interview with Federica Cherubini

and Esmeralda Sandoval Analytics are some of the most effective tools publishers have for distributing stories. Yet, implementing analytics and tailoring them to an organizations...

Data Journalism Awards past winner focus: The Migrant Files

The Data Journalism Awards organised by the Global Editor’s Network (GEN) showcase some of the best data journalism every year. Here we take a look at past winners in...

City hosts BBC News Labs’ University Challenges

The first City University London Hackathon will take place this weekend as part of the BBC News Labs’ University Challenges. Organised by BBC News Labs...

Cath Levett: The Guardian Head of Graphics

Visualising your story is a key aspect of a lot of data journalism. While there are stories that don’t require a visualisation, be it...

How to write a data story with bad data

The General Election is the most important media event of the year. Its a chance to earn your stripes as a journalist and get...

Interview: Hera Hussain on the need for open data

Hera Hussain is Communities and Partnerships Manager at OpenCorporates, the world’s largest open companies database. When she isn’t busy organising hackathons and liberating corporate...

Billy Ehrenberg on data journalism’s future and the skills you need

Billy Ehrenberg, ex-Interhacktive and data journalist, has spent the last year working on new data-based projects with City A.M.'s expanding online team. I caught up with...

Data Journalism workshops by Interhacktives 2015: learn to clean and visualise...

Love data? Ever wondered what a data journalist actually does? Just want free booze? The Interhacktives are pleased to announce TWO upcoming events this April that will...

How to use statistical functions in Excel

Lies, damn lies, and statistics. At least that’s how the saying goes and how the wider public feel, for some reason people tend to...

Interview: Ben Kreimer on drone journalism

When most people think of drones, they’ll probably think of the flying machines that hail indiscriminate death down across the Middle East. But...

The best places to get your data

Best places to get your data For many beginners getting into data and what are the best places to get your data , the first...

6 sites that show why data is beta

New to data journalism and keen to learn but unsure about the kind of stories you could uncover with numbers? Well worry not because the Interhacktives...

What’s on Reddit’s front page?

We go behind data scraped from the front page of Reddit - what does it tell us about the online super-community?

Interview with Abraham Thomas, co-founder and head of data at Quandl

We sit down with Quandl's co-founder and head of data Abraham Thomas about his project.

Interview with data visualiser Ri Liu

We speak to Ri Liu about the importance of design in telling interactive stories.

Carl Bialik interview: ‘Any data set has eureka potential’

We spoke with Carl Bialik, a writer for Nate Silver‘s new website FiveThirtyEight, and formerly The Numbers Guy for WSJ.

9 days left to enter our competition with Ampp3d

If you are an aspiring data journalist, don't miss out on this opportunity to be published by Ampp3d: the Daily Mirror's experimental site for data...

Malofiej22: the best infographics of 2013 (a storify)

Looking for the best infographics of 2013? Malofiej22 is a world infographic summit held annually in Pamplona, Spain. Missed it?  Interhacktives have storified of the...