How Can Code Help Your Journalism?
This talk is an introductory primer to understanding how code is used in the newsroom, showing recent story examples, explaining the fundamental concepts in programming and demystifying the jargon. You will learn how code is used by reporters to find stories and aid investigations, and gain a basic understanding of how computer programs are structured. We will also provide a guide to the most common programming languages to help you identify which would suit your needs if you decide pursue learning yourself.
No computers required