The worlds of hackers and journalists are coming together as reporting goes digital and Internet companies become media empires. Journalists call themselves "hacks," someone who can churn out words in any situation. Hackers use the digital equivalent of duct tape to whip out code. Hacker-journalists try and bridge the two worlds. This group is to bring all these people together -- those who are working to help people make sense of their world. It's for hackers exploring technologies to filter and visualize information, and for journalists who use technology to find and tell stories. In the age of information overload, all their work has become even more crucial. This group aims to help members find inspiration and think in new directions, bringing together potential collaborators for projects and new ventures. Please also check out our blog at http://hackshackers.com Help us build the future of media!

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  • September 9 · 7:00 PM

    Hacks/Hackers #9

    51 Members | 5.00 5.005

    Hacks/Hackers, la rencontre de développeurs et journalistes, repart pour une nouvelle saison. Pour la rentrée, H/H se plonge dans l'investigation. Venez à partir de 19... Learn more
  • April 25 · 6:30 PM

    Hacks/Hackers #8

    83 Members | 3.50 3.506

    Hacks/Hackers reprend du service. Pour fêter l'arrivée du printemps, nous vous proposons de nous retrouver le 25 avril à NUMA. Au programme : • Detective.io, la... Learn more
  • September 26, 2013 · 7:00 PM

    Hacks/Hackers Paris : Pot de rentrée

    40 Members

    Hacks/Hackers Paris vous invite à son pot de rentrée. Pas de programme, ni d'interventions pour ce 1er meetup de l'année. Nous vous proposons simplement de nous... Learn more
  • May 21, 2013 · 7:00 PM

    Hacks/Hackers #7

    106 Members | 4.50 4.504

    Du tableur Excel à la data-visualisation, quels usages, outils, technologies etc. ? Pour son septième rendez-vous, Hacks/Hackers Paris vous donne rendez-vous pour une... Learn more
  • March 27, 2013 · 7:30 PM

    Hacks/Hackers #6

    87 Members | 3.50 3.506

    Pour son sixième opus, Hacks/Hackers vous propose un décollage vers de nouveaux cieux journalistiques : les drônes au service de l'information. Accueillis par L'Express,... Learn more
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