Hacker News user Kostas Dacinos has created a tool called “Fake News Free”.
It allows you to search for articles on various media sites and then find articles that have been “rejected” or “banned” for “misleading content”.
The tool was created with the help of Kostanas personal experience with the internet.
“My favourite sites were the Huffington Post and Vice, and I found that the latter would not only get rejected, but also banned in their own countries,” he told us.
“But the latter had the most stories, so I decided to give it a shot.
The result was an instant success.
The news stories that are approved by the site are published.”
Here’s how you can use the tool.
Start by clicking on the “Search” icon in the top left of your browser window.
You will be taken to the Search page.
On the Search Results page, scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on the blue button labeled “New Search”.
This will open a new page with a search bar, which will allow you to type in the query and select the desired result.
This is the section where you can type in a query that includes the word “fake”.
“If you type in ‘fake’, you will see the results show up in a red list.
This means that we have already found a fake article.
So, if you search for ‘fake’ in this page, you will get a red alert that says: ‘This article is fake.’
So, this is where you click on that link to find the article,” he explained.
You can then either save the search results to your browser, or you can copy and paste them into your search engine toolbar.
Kostos explains that the tool is not perfect, but it works quite well.
“It does not show all the articles that are rejected, so it is quite useful for finding articles that people might have been expecting to find.
However, the algorithm will probably not work as well with fake news.”
The tool works in the same way as Google News and Bing News, but Kostias adds that the website has improved with time.
“Google News and Google News Plus work just fine.
So far, the tool has shown a good result on Bing News and it seems to work on both Bing News Plus and Google.
However I still think there are some things missing in the tool.”
He added that it is currently “working on improving it”.
The project has since received more than 1,500 downloads, with the majority of users commenting on the tool, stating that they are happy with the results.
You should not be fooled by the ‘rejected’ or ‘banned’ headlines on these sites, Kostasis advises.
“If someone is trying to deceive you, this tool will show the article in the list with a fake title and a fake description, but there are many more legitimate news sites that are published,” he said.
“So, there is definitely value in checking the results before you click that link.”
He further explained that the tools popularity could be down to a “big” community of users.
“We don’t know who is running this project, but I suspect that most of the users are looking for a news source to report on their personal problems.
And the results are more accurate, especially with the ‘bans’ and ‘rejections’ results.”
You can download the tool from Kosts website or find it in the App Store.
The tool will continue to grow, and the developer plans to release it as an open source project for anyone who wants to contribute.
“In the future, we may add more categories for the results, so the tool could be used to find articles for a wide range of conditions, such as the treatment of depression, stress, and health issues,” he concluded.
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