This idea is crazy smart. Journalism as an industry doesn’t do nearly enough with the data contained within news coverage to see trends, give context larger than the story at hand and see what changes over time. I really hope this works out!
1. What do you propose to do? [20 words]
Build a networked word-processor that stores and accesses news information via interconnected facts instead of documents and metadata.
2. How will your project make data more useful? [50 words]
Machine-readable facts stored in full context represent a…