Winners of newsHACK 2013
1) Best in Show Award
Presented by Robin Pembrooke (Head of News & Weather Products, BBC)
Awarded to : The Perspectivator (Financial Times).
2) Best Live & Breaking News Experience
Presented by Nic Newman (Independent Strategist, Trainer, and Product Tank Lead)
Awarded to : “Connected Storylines” by The Grads (BBC)
3) Best University Hack
Presented by Christina Scott (CIO, FT)
Awarded to : “News Drop” by Culture Labs (Newcastle University).
4) Best Visual News Experience that Scales
Presented by Jon Paolo (Head of Editorial at SKY NEWS ONLINE)
Awarded to : “Storyline” by The LatLongs (BBC Location Services)
5) Best Hack that’s likely to never be launched
Presented by Peter Rippon (Editor of the BBC Online Archive)
Awarded to : “Rubix News” by “3 mins 16 secs” (The Mirror).
6) Hack that surprised us most
Presented by Anthony Sullivan (Head of Product, The Guardian)
Awarded to : “Talk News” by SKY News team (SKY).
7) Best Journalism Tool
Presented by Jon Paolo
Awarded to : “Westminster Watchdog” by The Times (Times Digital)