More learning online in the fall

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Welcome to July, hacks and hackers! More conferences have, unsurprisingly, moved to online. Many organizations are experimenting with a long series of workshops rather than a packed few days where sessions overlap.

See the events list below for the most up to date information.

Worth a read:

  • The National Institute of Health in the U.S. launched a secure national database for doctors, scientists and researchers to study demographics of COVID-19 patients in hopes of better understanding the disease
  • Lokal is a mobile news app in India that jumped from 1,600 users to millions in less than two years. The founders attribute their growth partly to asking their audience how they consume news, and implementing their feedback.
  • This Thursday, GIJN will be hosting a free one-hour webinar interviewing journalists from around the globe about surviving the pandemic as a freelancer.

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