MIT App: Improve the News
MEDIA, 15 Aug 2022
Aug 2022 – Based in part on the SPR Media Navigator, an MIT research group has developed an online app called Improve the News that allows readers to filter and compare news based on the “political bias” and the “establishment bias” of media outlets. Their own machine learning algorithm confirmed that these are indeed the two most important dimensions of media bias.
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