What we're about

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.

Join our private discussion group at hackshackersnyc+subscribe@googlegroups.com and check out our blog at http://hackshackers.com

Help us build the future of media!

Past events (70)

Demystifying AI

Betaworks Studio

Join Our Digital Security Installfest

NYC Resistor

Take a Deeper Look Into Local Data

Needs a location

Learn to Build Mobile News Alerts Without an App

Flatiron School