FiB

Stop living a lie

FiB is a chrome extension for detecting Fake News on Facebook.

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Beta version of Our Chrome extension »

Our Facebook Page »

Our Slack Channel »

Team

Nabanita De, 2nd year Masters Student, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Anant Goel, Freshmen, Computer Science, Purdue University

Mark Craft, Sophomore, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Qinglin Chen, Sophomore, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Achievements

Best Moonshot Award (Most Ambitious project at HackPrinceton 2016) by Google

Inception

The project was built in 24 hours at HackPrinceton 2016 between 11th and 13th November 2016.

The Chrome extension was published on 15th November 2016 on the Chrome Store

For Developers

Our code is open-sourced under OSL-3.0.

Our GitHub Link »

Ideas page for GSOC'17 »

Quick Demo of our product

Look at top right corner of every Facebook post for verified or non-verified tags

Media Attention

Articles

On Washington Post

Our WP Story »

On Business Insider

Our BI Story »

On The Next Web

Our TNW Story »

Microsoft Blog

On Microsoft Blog »

The Huffington Post

Our Huffington Post Story »

On Yahoo News

Our Yahoo News Story »

On Mashable

Our Mashable Story »

On Boston Globe

On Boston Globe »

On BBC News

Our BBC News Story»

On Independent

Our Independent link »

On Financial Times

Our Financial times Story »

On Wharton School Blog

On Wharton School »

On ScoopWhoop

Our Scoopwhoop link »

A small segment on Fortune

Our Fortune Story »

And many more...

Video Interviews

On HLN, CNN's Headline story

Our HLN Interview »

On Bloomberg TV

On Bloomberg TV »

Pitch Sessions

Pitching at Dot NYC Show with Jeff Jarvis from 49:01