So, hopefully everyone on the plant knows that the Knight News Challenge is looking for big, great ideas that support discourse and online news and information in local communities, right? (guidelines here). And you know how to apply, right? And that we’re giving away $5MM iin funding, yes?
If the answer to any of these is “I want to know more” and you’re in the Bay area,go sign up for the meet up tomorrow, Tuesday, Oct 21st, at TechSoup (link here). We’ll go over the guidelines, talk about the application process and do real time discussion of ideas and answer questions.
We had a meet up–no, two–this weekend in Austin, TX–here's some video from that–
And a snippet from Boston: