This blog was listed as a notable entry recently for the Knight-Batten Awards
for Innovations in Journalism, further explained here.
Other entries in that category included demotix.com
, which played an important role during the aftermath of the Iranian election in getting freelance images to the West, and the Associated Press’s Flash-based Economic Stress Index map
, which measures economic strain by U.S. county.
The full list can be found here.
The grand prize was won by six major online projects produced by the New York Times, including this very compelling one (note the tabs):