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A Recap Of Year Two, In Print.

The Open Lab closed out our second year with a hand drawn zine. ✍️?✏️

Amanda Hickman • One year ago

In The Lab

Open Studios in Brooklyn, and a few things we're reading.

Amanda Hickman • 2 years ago

Meet The New Fellows

Look for lots of great machine learning, tools to address online harrassment, and expanding conversations in the second year of BuzzFeed's Open Lab for Journalism, Technology, and the Arts.

Amanda Hickman • 2 years ago

Buzz Bot: What We Learned

We launched Buzz Bot with big plans to play with a newsroom bot that is a reporting tool rather than primarily a distribution tool. We wanted to test a bot that is pull than push.

Amanda Hickman • 2 years ago

Under The Hood Of BuzzBot

We test drove a Bot reporter at the conventions. Now you can build your own.

Fine Dining At The DNC

Tales of glamour and pretzels for dinner.

BuzzBot • 2 years ago

Even BuzzBot Users Loved Michelle Obama's Speech

BuzzBot asked users what they thought of Michelle Obama's speech. In emoji.

Amanda Hickman • 2 years ago

Watching The Democratic Convention In Philly? So Is BuzzBot

BuzzFeed News is experimenting with a new way to cover the 2016 conventions.

Amanda Hickman • 2 years ago

In Cleveland, Or Watching The Republican Convention? Meet BuzzBot

BuzzFeed News is experimenting with a new way to cover the 2016 conventions.

Amanda Hickman • 2 years ago

A Day Of FOIA Data

Report from our Freedom of Information data hackday.

Amanda Hickman • 2 years ago

Join BuzzFeed Open Lab!

We are no longer accepting applications for 2016-2017 fellows, but we'll be back next year.

Amanda Hickman • 3 years ago

About The Open Lab

We offer year long fellowships in our San Francisco bureau to artists and programmers and storytellers who spend a year making new work in a collaborative environment.

Amanda Hickman • 3 years ago

Say Hello To Immersive Video News

The Open Lab's first video collaboration is live. And it is fantastic. Here's the story of how we made our first 360-degree video, a walk through the fire-ruined town of Middletown, California.

Amanda Hickman • 3 years ago

Welcome To The Open Lab

We are super thrilled to welcome our inaugural class of fellows to BuzzFeed's Open Lab for Journalism, Technology, and the Arts.

Amanda Hickman • 3 years ago