Influence of journo-hackers subject of Twitter chat

Date: Tuesday, Nov. 1 at 2 ET/ 11 PT

Hosts: Melanie Sill, USC Annenberg

Guests: Mark Horvit, executive director, Investigative Reporters and Editors; Sarah Cohen, (pictured) Knight Professor of the Practice of Journalism and Public Policy, Duke University; Al Shaw, news applications developer, ProPublica; and Bill Adee, vice president of digital development and operations, Chicago Tribune Media Group.

The influence of journo-hackers is spreading. Why are programming skills and people who have them becoming a bigger part of journalism?