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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Cinetopia announces 2016 festival award winnerscompetition has two categories: high school filmmakers and adult filmmakers. Ca
Cinetopia announces 2016 festival award winners
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
competition has two categories: high school filmmakers and adult filmmakers. Cash awards are made possible by sponsors John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and the Michigan Film & Digital Media Office. � Knight Jury Prize - $3,000 cash... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio voters unhappy, cynical, poll findspublic conversation and online engagement on the Your Vote Ohio Facebook page.
Ohio voters unhappy, cynical, poll finds
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
public conversation and online engagement on the Your Vote Ohio Facebook page. Funding for the project comes from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, with Bliss, the Akron Beacon Journal and the nonpartisan Jefferson Center public research... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
DNC announces journalism program for local youthchannel of the Philadelphia school district. The endeavor will be funded by The
DNC announces journalism program for local youth
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 5 days ago
channel of the Philadelphia school district. The endeavor will be funded by The Philadelphia Foundation and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, according to the host committee’s press release. All participants are required to be... Read more
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Philly.com
Phila. makes a bold movecivic space. This project is part of Reimagining the Civic Commons, an initiati
Phila. makes a bold move
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
civic space. This project is part of Reimagining the Civic Commons, an initiative we funded in partnership with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation to revitalize and create public spaces across the city to build community. Through this... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
First Amendment defense gets boosttransparency, which reporters have continually criticized,” the report asserted
First Amendment defense gets boost
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
transparency, which reporters have continually criticized,” the report asserted.So it is welcome news that the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and Columbia University announced they are each contributing $30 million to establish the... Read more
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Fortune
Melinda Gates, Steve Ballmer, Reid Hoffman Back Text-Based Counseling Serviceamount was $23.8 million led by Hoffman, who had previously backed the non-prof
Melinda Gates, Steve Ballmer, Reid Hoffman Back Text-Based Counseling Service
Fortune / Posted 12 days ago
amount was $23.8 million led by Hoffman, who had previously backed the non-profit. Gates, Omidyar Network, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Craigslist founder Craig Newmark, Zynga founder Mark Pincus, and his wife and One Kings... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
We need to make an investment in free speech (Orange County Registertransparency, which reporters have continually criticized,” the report asserted
We need to make an investment in free speech (Orange County Register
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
transparency, which reporters have continually criticized,” the report asserted. So it is welcome news that the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and Columbia University announced they are each contributing $30 million to establish the... Read more
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examiner.com
West Palm Beach confirms CANVAS is cominglight installations, a creative playground, pop-up shops and more. A unique pla
West Palm Beach confirms CANVAS is coming
examiner.com / Posted 15 days ago
light installations, a creative playground, pop-up shops and more. A unique playground installation was funded by John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Fund of the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties and Ms. Lilly... Read more
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Orange County Register
First Amendment defenders pony up $60 milliontransparency, which reporters have continually criticized,” the report asserted
First Amendment defenders pony up $60 million
Orange County Register / Posted 18 days ago
transparency, which reporters have continually criticized,” the report asserted. So it is welcome news that the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and Columbia University announced they are each contributing $30 million to establish the... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Building more active, livable cities the focus of Akron conferenceconcept that cities that work for people both 8 and 80 years of age will work w
Building more active, livable cities the focus of Akron conference
The Alliance Review / Posted 19 days ago
concept that cities that work for people both 8 and 80 years of age will work well for everyone. Supported by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, 8 80 Cities participated in a week of events bringing together community leaders, civic... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Detroit Creative Corridor Center to start 10-year city design initiativedesign at FCA US LLC; Maurice Cox, Detroit planning director; and Katy Locker,
Detroit Creative Corridor Center to start 10-year city design initiative
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 25 days ago
design at FCA US LLC; Maurice Cox, Detroit planning director; and Katy Locker, program director for Detroit at the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, DC3 announced Thursday at the Mackinac Policy Conference. The launch event will detail... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Akron bike racks have charactercyclists because of a partnership among AMATS, the City of Akron and Downtown A
Akron bike racks have character
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 26 days ago
cyclists because of a partnership among AMATS, the City of Akron and Downtown Akron Partnership, with support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. According to AMATS officials, the 17 new racks are being used to encourage bike travel... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Other voices: ‘Dark money’ scourge: Well-funded secret speech corrodes politicscivic engagement group, the Bliss Institute for Applied Politics at the Univers
Other voices: ‘Dark money’ scourge: Well-funded secret speech corrodes politics
Greeley Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
civic engagement group, the Bliss Institute for Applied Politics at the University of Akron and a grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, found that such ads are designed to suppress voter turnout as much as they are to persuade... Read more
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Japan Today
Facebook extends lead as news gateway: study ‹ Japan TodayReddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumbl
Facebook extends lead as news gateway: study ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 27 days ago
Reddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumble upon it. In coordination with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Pew surveyed 4,654 American adults by mail and online from January 12 to February 8. The... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
New PowerMoves program in Miami helps black and Hispanic entrepreneursthat works with budding entrepreneurs who are black and Hispanic, will start op
New PowerMoves program in Miami helps black and Hispanic entrepreneurs
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
that works with budding entrepreneurs who are black and Hispanic, will start operating in Miami in February. The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation is investing $1.2 million to support PowerMoves Miami. Launched in New Orleans, PowerMoves... Read more
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Market Watch
Detroit among 5 cities leading the way in urban innovationby new projects, like minimum-parking requirements or environmental-impact repo
Detroit among 5 cities leading the way in urban innovation
Market Watch / Posted a month ago
by new projects, like minimum-parking requirements or environmental-impact reports. With a $75,000 grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the city planning department intends to recruit designers and planners to come up with a... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Royal Oak-based Vectorform chosen Endeavor entrepreneurIt made its way to Detroit through the New Economy Initiative, which receives s
Royal Oak-based Vectorform chosen Endeavor entrepreneur
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted a month ago
It made its way to Detroit through the New Economy Initiative, which receives some of its funding from the Miami-based John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. NEI invested $1 million to bring the program to Detroit, and the Grand Rapids-based Dick... Read more
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The Verge
Terrapattern is the first open-access visual search engine for satellite mapssurprising accuracy. The program was created by Golan Levin, David Newbury, an
Terrapattern is the first open-access visual search engine for satellite maps
The Verge / Posted a month ago
surprising accuracy. The program was created by Golan Levin, David Newbury, and Kyle McDonald, with funding from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Terrapattern is built on a Deep Convolutional Neural Network (DCNN), and has been trained... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Social networks key for news; Facebook leadingReddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumbl
Social networks key for news; Facebook leading
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 1 months ago
Reddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumble upon it. In coordination with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Pew surveyed 4,654 American adults by mail and online from January 12 to February 8. The... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Facebook extends lead as news gateway: studyReddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumbl
Facebook extends lead as news gateway: study
Manila Bulletin / Posted 1 months ago
Reddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumble upon it. In coordination with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Pew surveyed 4,654 American adults by mail and online from January 12 to February 8. The... Read more
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CTV News
Social networks key for news; Facebook leadingReddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumbl
Social networks key for news; Facebook leading
CTV News / Posted 1 months ago
Reddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumble upon it. In coordination with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Pew surveyed 4,654 American adults by mail and online from January 12 to February 8. The... Read more
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The Financial Express
Social networks key for news; Facebook leadingAccording to the survey, 66 per cent of Facebook users get news on the site, as
Social networks key for news; Facebook leading
The Financial Express / Posted 1 months ago
According to the survey, 66 per cent of Facebook users get news on the site, as did 59 per cent of Twitter users and seven of 10 users of Reddit. (Reuters) Social networks are an increasingly important news source for many Americans, with Facebook... Read more
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The Economic Times
Facebook extends lead as news gatewayReddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumbl
Facebook extends lead as news gateway
The Economic Times / Posted 1 months ago
Reddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumble upon it. In coordination with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Pew surveyed 4,654 American adults by mail and online from January 12 to February 8. The... Read more
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The Star
Social networks key for news; Facebook leading - studyReddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumbl
Social networks key for news; Facebook leading - study
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
Reddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumble upon it. In coordination with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Pew surveyed 4,654 American adults by mail and online from Jan 12 to Feb 8. The margin of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Social networks key for news; Facebook leadinguse Reddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they st
Social networks key for news; Facebook leading
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
use Reddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumble upon it.In coordination with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Pew surveyed 4,654 American adults by mail and online from January 12 to February 8. The... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Social networks key for news; Facebook leadingReddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumbl
Social networks key for news; Facebook leading
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 1 months ago
Reddit, Twitter and LinkedIn often seek out news online as often as they stumble upon it. In coordination with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Pew surveyed 4,654 American adults by mail and online from January 12 to February 8. The... Read more
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