|An investigative reporter designed the Reporter's
Desktop as a launch pad for everyday work. A single page to focus
thinking on varied, detailed and often urgent reporting needs. An everyday tool for
The RD is offered here for the good of the greater community of journalists.
At an investigative reporters' conference in Phoenix, somebody asked me suspiciously,
"What's in this for you?" So cynical! I get nothing but the
best web page I can design to launch my own work, and the pleasure of trying to keep up
with the best reporting tools on the web.
A number of reporters and editors are helping to watch for better sites and new web
services to add to those on the RD -- or better yet, replace them with better tools to accomplish the same
If you like the RD, please help. Send your comments and
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