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Verifier

Michael Valentine

Verifier is a Google Chrome extension that provides fact checks for Tweets by politicians.

Why

To make it faster and easier for users to verify what politicians say on social media.

How

Others have approached this problem by making websites that are dedicated to fact checking information that spreads through social media. The tech involved is a Google Chrome extension that includes HTML, Jquery, and PHP.

What

A Google Chrome extension that runs a keyword search through a database that contains the latest fact checks from Politifact.com.