Real News

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In an effort to mitigate confirmation bias, we (Amit Shankar and Issac Kim) built Real News. Real News is an app that gathers headlines across various top sources and presents them through an intuitive dialog.

You can get news about specific topics or even by categories such as health, business and sports. It is also possible to get news by specific sources. If you ask to hear about an article in greater detail, Real News can optionally send you a link to the article in an email digest once you exit the app.

This is an open-source project, powered by


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To invoke the Alexa skill, you can say

Alexa, launch real news

Once in the skill, you can say,

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