DNI Funded Projects

The DNI Innovation Fund has awarded more than €50m to more than 250 Projects in 27 European countries. Take a closer look at some of the projects from the first two rounds of DNI funding.

Featured Projects

Verlag Der Tagesspiegel

Tagesspiegel Causa

Tagesspiegel Causa is a website that maps debates. Using innovative software, Tagesspiegel Causa engages its op-ed writers in systematizing the arguments that constitute the debate in which they’re participating.

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Neue Zürcher Zeitung

Companion App

NZZ Companion App is an engaging and entertaining ‘digital companion’ with the aim to empower the consumer; providing them with personalized news and services based on usage situation, location, and interest.

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Telling Stories in 360°

Creating the first fully-integrated 360° workflow in an international media group, euronews will deliver regular VR news content to the global audience for its language services.

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Mertek Mediaelemzo Muhely Nonprofit Ltd.

Bursting the Hungarian Media Bubble

Mérték will develop an application that notify the news reader of several alternative sources about the same piece of news so that he/she could read about the same news from different perspectives.

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Catchy S.r.l.

A Data Compass

A fact-checking platform to select, interpret and visualize reliable information, connecting events to reliable news, filtering false news and misleading sources. Focusing on reliable media links, no matter how small, while pinpointing the false, tainted, unreliable sources.

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United Kingdom
Counterpointing UK Ltd


Counterpointing sets out to burst filter bubbles with a range of tools that deliver a range of credible alternative perspectives wherever the user needs them.

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International News Media Association (INMA)

European Research & Benchmarking Platform for News Media

The International News Media Association (INMA) aims to develop such a platform so that its members can compare similar research projects and learn from each other as well as to inspire business projects by digital media trends across Europe.

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Followistic UG


Authory - The easiest way for journalists to keep track of all their previous articles and keep their readers up-to-date on all future articles, regardless of where they are published.

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Victoria Schneider

OneEighty - Behind the Scenes of Journalism

There is always much more to a story than what fits into a 1,000-word feature. OneEighty solves this by providing a digital space where journalists can upload their research material and share it with readers who want to get the full view of a story.

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