Warns you about untrustworthy sites
Tells you whether a news article is particularly polarized. In a world of confused media, this app makes it easier to angle your consumption towards a more neutral perspective. Changes the article title's color according to the how polarized the article is, based on a ratio (refer to the legend in the extension's page) and gives you a count of the number of polarizing words on the page. News sites currently supported: - CNN - Breitbart - BBC - MSNBC - New York Times - Wall Street Journal - Fox News - Huffington Post - Washington Post - LA Times - Reuters - ABC News - USA Today - Bloomberg - NBC News - Daily Mail - The Guardian - India Times - News.com - Politico - New York Post - CBS News - ABC News - Denver Post Dataset of polarizing matchers taken from the following papers: Minqing Hu and Bing Liu. "Mining and Summarizing Customer Reviews." Proceedings of the ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD-2004), Aug 22-25, 2004, Seattle, Washington, USA, Bing Liu, Minqing Hu and Junsheng Cheng. "Opinion Observer: Analyzing and Comparing Opinions on the Web." Proceedings of the 14th International World Wide Web conference (WWW-2005), May 10-14, 2005, Chiba, Japan.
- (2019-08-30) Lalit Gupta: This is what we need in today's world of "fake news". WELL DONE!
- (2019-08-29) Teresa Snyder: another great extension from a great developer
- (2019-08-28) Thomas Howard: I LOVE THIS! GREAT IDEA!