The Lab develops prototypes, projects and services that help make information meaningful and promote quality journalism, storytelling and content on the internet.
We build easy-to-use tools that can help you tell better stories.
Research and Reporting
Teaching and Learning
Prototypes, Experiments and Past Projects
TweetCast predicted which candidate you were likely to vote for in the 2012 U.S. presidential election by analyzing your Twitter activity.
A provocative project that shows the faces of individuals around a location based on publicly available photos.
A display/site that shows what people are saying about and around Northwestern in real-time from a variety of sources.