Introduction

Nowadays, the amount of online news content is immense and its sources are very diverse. For the readers and other consumers of online news who value balanced, diverse and reliable ...

Information nutrition labels

NewsScan implements six information nutrition labels: source popularity, article popularity, ease of reading, sentiment, objectivity and political bias. Ease of reading, sentiment and objectivity have been proposed by Fuhr et ...

Evaluation

To evaluate NewsScan in terms of wording, coloring and usability, we will conduct qualitative user studies. Participants will be interviewed and asked about their perception of the tool in general ...

Visualization

Colors and icons Our information nutrition labels are represented by simple, easy-to-identify and well-known icons, which have been shown to be easily understood by users (Antunez et al., 2013; Campos ...