Command line tools for reporters

  • Event: 2018 IRE Conference
  • Speaker: AJ Vicens of Mother Jones
  • Date/Time: Saturday, Jun. 16 at 11:30am
  • Location: Coral A
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Too often in data journalism, we forget about the basics. And it doesn't get any more basic than the command line. Even knowing a little will make your job easier. Mother Jones reporter AJ Vicens will run through some simple commands, dive into working with spreadsheets and show you some handy tools he frequently uses at work.

This session is good for: People who feel intimidated by the command line on their computer, but want to explore the power of command line tools.

 

Speaker Bios

  • AJ Vicens is a cybersecurity/election security reporter at Mother Jones. @AJVicens

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