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Casper presentation

  1. 1. News Sleuth: Transparency in Online News<br />Ian Gardiner<br />Malvika Deshmukh<br />Eric Samuelson<br />
  2. 2. Problem<br />Biased and incomplete news reporting<br />Author’s motivation?<br />Perceived legitimacy of news sources<br />
  3. 3. Solution<br />Provide background information<br />Publication’s ownership<br />Author’s affiliation, interests<br />
  4. 4.
  5. 5. How it works<br />HTML extraction of author and source<br />Wikipedia lookup of extracted info<br />Presentation in browser add-on<br />
  6. 6. Competition<br />
  7. 7. What makes us better<br />Accessibility<br />Information at top of article<br />Worldwide, general<br />
  8. 8. Milestones<br />
  9. 9. Summary<br />Transparency<br />Accessibility<br />Universality<br />