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Datajournalism.com on AI and Factiverse

AI-powered software can be a helpful research tool. This is the hope of former journalist and author Maria Amelie, CEO and co-founder of Factiverse. This AI-powered browser add-on (try the prototype) fact-checks claims for journalists. Use the search bar to check specific claims or create a profile to fact-check an entire article. The source data is culled from the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN). Amelie’s experience

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We are mentioned in Journalism.co.uk!

Read more here https://www.journalism.co.uk/news/how-can-artificial-intelligence-help-increase-audience-engagement-with-the-news-/s2/a901679/ How can artificial intelligence help increase audience engagement with the news? Newsrooms can use new tech to solve a few headaches, like making science journalism more accessible or increasing reader loyalty with tailored content recommendations.

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We got Thumbs Up prize – MCB

Prisen Årets Tommel Opp ble tildelt Factiverse for deres strålende tommel opp-mentalitet. Factiverse sier alltid ja til å bidra i fellesskapet, og leverer solide bidrag inn mot store og mindre scener og viktige prosjekter. https://mediacitybergen.no/home/julefest-norsk/

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Beste råd til gründere

NRK omtaler oss og flere spennende teknologigründere – her kan du lese våre beste tips til deg som vil starte bedrift. https://www.nrk.no/grundernes-beste-tips–1.15882033

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Join our Student Summer Programme 2022

About this opportunity  Factiverse is a research-based startup specializing in using AI and ML to make a difference in the media industry and beyond. Behind Factiverse’s products lies one of the most advanced AI models and state-of-the-art client/server architecture. And behind these cutting-edge technologies is a diverse group of engineers and scientists.  You will work alongside our tech team responsible for building end-to-end production software

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Highlights from 2021

Factiverse is growing! Over the last year: – we expanded our team from 2 to 6 full-time employees and 3 part-time interns – secured 1 million euro in funding from incredible investors, Innovation Norway and NFR – developed our prototypes in the fight against misinformation and landed meetings with major media players in the US, UK, and Norway – finished two accelerators that resulted in

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Micro-facts 2021 JournalismAI Collab Challenges

This spring, we joined the 2021 JournalismAI Collab Challenges. It is  a new series of collaborative experiments that bring together media organisations to explore innovative solutions that improve journalism via the use of AI technologies.  The AI Collab is powered by the Google Digital News Initiative. With BBC News Labs, Clwstwr and Media City Bergen / NCE Media we explored how we might use modular

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Factiverse wins Startup Battle at Fremtidens Investor

We won the Startup Battle and 50.000 investment option from Herfo. The pitching competition was part of the “Future Investor” – “Fremtidens Investor” event from KÅKÅ|nomics supported by Herfo which took place on the 29 of October in the Rogland region.  The main objective was to give women entrepreneurs an arena to present their ideas, shed light on entrepreneurship and inspire other women to dare

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SR-bank’s Innovation Award 2020

Factiverse’s Co-Founder and CTO, Vinay Setty is the winner of Sparebank 1 SR-bank’s innovation award for 2020. He was awarded for Factiverse’s software that identifies news that is not true or lacks credibility. The prize was awarded by Executive Vice President Thor-Christian Haugland of SR-Bank during the annual party at the University of Stavanger on 29 October 2021. It consists of a diploma and a

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Top Design-Driven Innovation Program 2021

Factiverse delivers technology that helps journalists to find credible online information. Now we are going to focus on younger users and help them to become better at critical thinking and fact-checking. Factiverse is collaborating with the design agency Heydays and school initiative – Tenk from Faktisk.no on the project “Double Check”. The aim of the project is to help Norwegian school students become critical media

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