Given the rise of mistrust between people about using fake news and fake facts, the world needs to be able to fact check each other immediately, rather than having to search through everything personally or rely on other "fact checkers." That's where ICBS comes in.
What it does
Whenever an incorrect fact is stated, our web app will make a loud sound indicating that the fact is inherently incorrect. Uses NLP to parse questions and scrapes the net to call out your BS.
How we built it
We created our own NLP algorithm to rephrase statements and then webscraped google for the results, compared the results and checked wether the original statement matched or not.
Challenges we ran into
Creating our own NLP algorithm to rephrase statements and interpreting that into a google searchable phrase.