Browse Knight-Funded Ideas

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CityTracking

To build a web service and open source tools to display public data in easy-to-understand, highly visual ways

Boulder Carbon Tax Tracker

To create a citizen/professional journalism project using innovative web tools and citizen journalism practices to track Boulder's implementation of a carbon tax

Spot.Us

To create a micro-payment system to fund investigative news reports

NowSpots

To develop open-source software allowing "real-time advertising" that can be updated at any time by local business using social media

GitMachines

Supporting government innovation by creating tools and servers that meet government regulations, so that developers can easily build and adopt new technology

Community Radio in India

To use the latest software and computer-based FM transmitters to reduce the cost of creating rural radio stations

Sochi Reporter

To test the latest social networking and user-generated-content tools in a small Russian town about to host the Olympics

MediaBugs

To develop a service to allow users to better report, track and resolve errors, issues and problems in news coverage

Outline.com

Launching a public policy simulator that helps people visualize the impact that public policies like health care reform and school budget changes might have on local economies and communities

Peepol.tv

To empower people to share breaking news by creating a searchable map of events streamed around the world.

RootIO

To enable radio stations to transmit over cellular phone networks and citizens to set up their own radio stations

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