Josh Wolf, RIch Jones, Katie Gillespie, Evelyn Rios and Hoda Enam present their final project at RJI's "Hack the Future of Journalism" event, held Saturday, May 31 through Sunday, June 1, 2014, at KQED in San Francisco.
Zorigt Bazarragchaa presents one of his final projects at RJI's "Hack the Future of Journalism" event, held Saturday, May 31 through Sunday, June 1, 2014, at KQED in San Francisco. "A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words" won the Chute challenge.
In case you missed it — or even if you didn't — view all the tweets and Instagram posts from last weekend's "Hack the Future of Journalism" hackathon, sponsored by RJI, hosted by KQED in San Francisco.
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