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datascoop
pure data driven journalism

data, services and tools for data driven journalistic insights

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Services

  • Services & Software for Data Journalism
    datascoop is driven by the mission to enhance the use of data in journalism through comprehensive services and customized software application development.
    Data Services
    - data research and acquisition
    - data extraction & wrangling
    - data analytics
    - data storage
    - data visualization
    - web development
    - content development
    Application Development
    - API programming
    - media automation
    - application development
    - machine learning & AI
    Special Services
    - graphs for journalism
    - graph analytics
    - graph databases
    - freelance assignments
    - project assignments
    - trainings
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LATEST

STORY TELLING

In the beginning there is the journalistic spark that drives everything else. datascoop generates stories and provides ideas based on relevant data.

VISUALIZATION

Visualizaton of data is at the core of data journalism. datascoop provides full data visualization services on demand for data journalists.

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Team

About

datascoop is a swiss-based startup focusing on everything data journalism. Easy data search and access, data driven story discovery and delivery, outstanding visualizations as well as efficient tools are at the core of datascoop's offerings.
data search and access
data driven story discovery
data story delivery
outstanding visualizations
tools and workbench


  • ALEX SCHMID

    FOUNDER & JOURNALIST

    Alex is a long-time technology entrepreneur and has a broad track-record in journalism, from business and financial journalist to editor-in-chief of a management magazine. He is fascinated by the extraordinary possibilities that data offer for the future of the media industry.

    PETAR STUPAR

    DATA SCIENTIST & DESIGNER

    A physicist by training, Petar has strong foundations in data analysis, machine learning, information visualization and storytelling. Apart from these areas, he has a strong tendency towards grapic design and IT security.
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STORIES

  • "Data, I think, is one of the most powerful mechanisms for telling stories. I take a huge pile of data and I try to get it to tell stories."

    STEVEN LEVITT

  • "Most of the world will make decisions by either guessing or using their gut. They will be either lucky or wrong."

    SUHAIL DOSHI

  • “Our ability to do great things with data will make a real difference in every aspect of our lives.”

    JENNIFER PAHLKA

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TOOLS

Datascoop

Based on our daily work, datascoop develops tools and applications for the easier data access and analysis for data journalists. Our upcoming product DataScoop is a correlation based database and workbench for data journalism, providing pre-formatted open data, correlation based story discovery and integrated visualization tools.
correlation based database
data journalism workbench
AI driven story discovery
pre-formatted open data
Integrated visualization tools


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COOPERATION

Partners

Cooperations are at the heart of data journalism.


GLOBAL EDITORS NETWORK
TRUST NETWORK
THE MARKUP
GOOGLE NEWS INITIATIVE
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Contact

As data journalists, we are crazy for data. About you, about a story you want to tell us, about questions you have - and most of all about incredible data that you think we should write about.