“…rubric of data journalism. These include statistical analysis, but also data visualization, computer programming and data-literate reporting. So in addition to written stories, we’ll have interactive graphics and features. Within a couple of months we’ll launch a podcast, and we’ll be collaborating with ESPN Films and Grantland to produce original documentary films. You’ll find us on television and radio, and on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. We’ll share data and code on Github”
.From Nate Silver’s manifesto on his new fivethirtyeight.com blog.
Well, that about covers the news, doesn’t it. I don’t know why most major news orgs don’t do something like this.