Hacking Video-Ferguson



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What is it?

Fullsight.js is an inline media player that can greatly enhance the emotional impact of your content. It's a simple tool that allows journalists to use video as texture in their work. Highlighted text will subtlety fade in short video clips. Try a few examples below by clicking on the inline player.

Chronicle of a Riot Foretold

FERGUSON, Missouri Last night, the streets of Ferguson were congested with smoke and anger and disillusionment and disbelief, and also with batons and the malevolent percussion of gunfire and the hundreds of uniformed men brought here to marshal and display force.

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Chocolate Cake Recipe

1. Heat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour two 9-inch round baking pans.

2.Stir together sugar, flour, cocoa, baking powder, baking soda and salt in large bowl. Add eggs, milk, oil and vanilla; beat on medium speed of mixer 2 minutes. Stir in boiling water (batter will be thin). Pour batter into prepared pans.

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This Old Man

Like many men and women my age, I get around with a couple of arterial stents that keep my heart chunking. I also sport a minute plastic seashell that clamps shut a congenital hole in my heart, discovered in my early eighties. The surgeon at Mass General who fixed up this PFO (a patent foramen ovale—I love to say it) was a Mexican-born character actor in beads and clogs, and a fervent admirer of Derek Jeter.

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About Us

Fullsight was conceived and coded over a weekend at the Hacking Journalism Hackathon hosted by Conde Nast at their headquarters in Downtown Manhattan on January 17-18, 2015. It was created by Doug Arellanes, acting as project director, Quoctrung Bui, Denny George, and Andrew Nguyen as front-end web engineers, Sze Chun Chan as back-end engineer, Valentine Sanders as UX designer, Morgan Witness and Daniel J Wilson as content curator.