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SheBooks launches with contests and stable of writers

Shebooks launched Jan. 2 and now has 12 e-books and some top rankings in Amazon's hot releases.

Silicon Hills crowdfunds print magazine overshot its Kickstarter funding goal and will launch a print magazine at the SXSW Interactive conference in Austin.

BOXX makes its match with crowdfunding

Tasked with raising $2,000 to leverage a matching amount, Boxx Magazine has turned to GoFundMe and to Eventbrite to help make the match.


News Chops Report

News Chops

Nola Vie partners with public radio

Public broadcasters are finding new ways to engage in more local journalism, especially more investigative and enterprise journalism, than ever before. See how New Orleans does it.

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Carolina Public Press partners with all media in the state

CPP spearheads investigations, trains journalists from around the state, and shares content across the board with any news organization that wants it.

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2011 Winners

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Catherine Mulbrandon Visualizing Economics
Catherine Mulbrandon

Visualizing Economics Catherine Mulbrandon is expanding VisualizingEconomics and creating illustrated guides to help explain economics.

Laura Lorek
Laura Lorek

Silicon Hills NewsTechChi blogger and journalist Laura Lorek is building out a startup news site for tech and biotech news in the Austin-San Antonio region.

Kelly Kline Inside Women's Basketball
Kelly Kline

FullCourtAtlanta photographer and documentarian Kelly Kline is building out as a centralized site for some 12 million fans and participants of women's basketball.

Bo Hee KimMobile News Platform for Hyperlocal News
Bo Hee Kim

Silicon Hills News Bo Hee Kim, a UC Berkeley graduate student is building a more user- and geo-friendly mobile news site for the journalism school's three hyperlocal sites.


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