News Sleuth: Transparency in Online News <ul><li>IAN GARDINER </li></ul><ul><li>MALVIKA DESHMUKH </li></ul><ul><li>ERIC SA...
Problem <ul><li>Biased and incomplete news reporting </li></ul><ul><li>Author’s motivation? </li></ul><ul><li>Perceived le...
Solution <ul><li>Create a browser extension:  </li></ul><ul><li>Load an infobox on news websites </li></ul><ul><li>Provide...
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Innovation <ul><li>thestatecolumn.com </li></ul><ul><li>bloomberg.com </li></ul><ul><li>counterpunch.org </li></ul><ul><li...
Source <ul><li>github.com/NewsSleuth/NewsSleuth/ </li></ul>
Lesson Learned <ul><li>Engineering within a real-world environment </li></ul>
Summary
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  1. 1. News Sleuth: Transparency in Online News <ul><li>IAN GARDINER </li></ul><ul><li>MALVIKA DESHMUKH </li></ul><ul><li>ERIC SAMUELSON </li></ul>EECS 497 Final Demo Dec 5 TH , 2011
  2. 2. Problem <ul><li>Biased and incomplete news reporting </li></ul><ul><li>Author’s motivation? </li></ul><ul><li>Perceived legitimacy of news sources </li></ul>
  3. 3. Solution <ul><li>Create a browser extension: </li></ul><ul><li>Load an infobox on news websites </li></ul><ul><li>Provide author & publication background </li></ul><ul><li>Information on criticism or controversies </li></ul>
  4. 4. Demo
  5. 5. Innovation <ul><li>thestatecolumn.com </li></ul><ul><li>bloomberg.com </li></ul><ul><li>counterpunch.org </li></ul><ul><li>salon.com </li></ul><ul><li>politico.com </li></ul><ul><li>exiledonline.com </li></ul><ul><li>nytimes.com </li></ul><ul><li>commondreams.org </li></ul><ul><li>warisacrime.org </li></ul><ul><li>politics.gather.com </li></ul><ul><li>readersupportednews.org </li></ul><ul><li>english.al-akhbar.com </li></ul><ul><li>politicalcorrection.org </li></ul><ul><li>front.moveon.org </li></ul><ul><li>thinkprogress.org </li></ul><ul><li>ezkool.com </li></ul><ul><li>thehill.com </li></ul><ul><li>newdogdemocrat.com </li></ul><ul><li>caucus.desmoinesregister.com </li></ul><ul><li>opencongress.org </li></ul><ul><li>sfgate.com </li></ul><ul><li>nydailynews.com </li></ul><ul><li>npr.org </li></ul><ul><li>spiegel.de </li></ul><ul><li>huffingtonpost.com </li></ul>
  6. 6. Source <ul><li>github.com/NewsSleuth/NewsSleuth/ </li></ul>
  7. 7. Lesson Learned <ul><li>Engineering within a real-world environment </li></ul>
  8. 8. Summary
  9. 9. Questions?

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