Bubble Breaker in action, adding alternate views to a Breitbart article
The election and the following shock.
What it does
While reading political news, Bubble Breaker will suggest articles from different perspectives.
How we built it
Built a chrome extension with a database of news sources with known political affiliations, queried when the user opens a webpage.
Challenges we ran into
Waffling on an idea until 3pm Saturday caused some issues.
Accomplishments that we're proud of
Building something with real relevant impact on the country
What we learned
To man up and choose an idea.
What's next for Bubble Breaker
We want to add Facebook news feed changes in a way that doesn't excessively disrupt the regular news feed algorithm.