Laziness, brevity, and
What it does
Finds relevant topical articles regarding important and trending topics in the news. Congregates, analyzes, and summarizes the articles, shows social media reaction, and generates links for further reading.
How I built it
Ran on a backend using Flask and Python, this web app trawls the web to analyze top and reliable news sources to deliver as accurate a news experience as possible.
Challenges I ran into
Using Flask for the first time proved challenging. Converting objects to JSON was a bit more tedious than previously remembered.
Accomplishments that I'm proud of
We got it up and running! The front-end of the project looks good, and the back-end is linked up. There's just a bit of delay between the actual running of the code, though
What I learned
How to use Flask How to set up a local server
What's next for Let Me Know
Implement voice-search Optimize algorithm