Introduction to open-source GIS tools for journalists: GIS software is expensive, right? Wait, there are open source GIS tools now? And Matt Wynn wrote up a few for Poynter? Let me mash my mouse on that link…
Recent open source work and other projects we’re excited about: Free open source tools from the Chicago Tribune news apps team. Census, Twitter, regional boundary data, etc.
Mmmmm – Add a JSON model to your Django app for easy export.
This was totally useful and up to date with Django 1.0, and helped me build my own form.html.
And suddenly teaching myself another programming language without a very rational reason to back it up.