Conversations in Media: David Cohn on Spot.Us

David Cohn discusses his latest project, Spot.Us, which was made possible by a Knight News Challenge grant.

Some of the things we discuss:

  1. What is Spot.Us and what will it mean for journalism?
  2. Why people should apply for Knight News Challenge grants?
  3. How hard is it to apply for a grant from Knight?

Click here to stream the interview. Or you can download the mp3.

I’m still having some problems with the Marantz PMD 660 for phone interviews. I had to amplify this interview and my voice comes in much softer than David’s. Any suggestions for better phone recordings would be most welcome.