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Saturday, October 10 • 16:00 - 17:00
Data Track: Facebook Tricks, Tips and Secret Hacks

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BBC’s Internet investigations specialist Paul Myers goes through the dynamic, esoteric techniques for conducting investigations on the world’s largest social network. Learn how to search through “unsearchable” pages. Learn how to trace people, even if they are using a fake name. Find photos, comments and “likes”. Find email addresses, friend lists and phone numbers – even if this information seems private. Learn how Facebook’s former “Graph Search” can still be used to conduct elaborate investigations on obscure demographics. 

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Helena Bengtsson

Editor, Data Projects, The Guardian
Helena Bengtsson is Editor, Data Projects at the Guardian in London, UK. She previously worked as the database editor at Sveriges Television, Sweden’s national television broadcaster. In 2006 and 2007, she was database editor at the Center for Public Integrity in Washington, D.C. In 2010, she was awarded the Stora Journalistpriset (Great Journalism Award) for Valpejl.se, a website profiling every candidate in that season’s Swedish... Read More →

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Paul Myers

Internet research specialist, BBC
Met Paul Myers keert een oude bekende naar de conferentie terug. Al bijna twee decennia is hij een toonaangevende online search specialist.  Hij werkt voor de BBC als onderzoeksjournalist en geeft daarnaast trainingen over onder andere online research, datajournalistiek en omgaan met bewijs aan mensen van onder meer The Guardian, the Times en CNN. Hij blogt voor BBC College of Journalism.

Saturday October 10, 2015 16:00 - 17:00
Birkebeiner 2 (Data Presentation)

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