NewsVisual gives you a visual map of the known interests / ownerships / partnerships that sit under the surface of a major news story…

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It sounds like the maps are generated automatically passing a group of news reports through IntellectSpace, although I’d imagine they’re then fact-checked / tweaked by hand for legal reasons. At a political/local level, plugging this into something like SourceWatch could be interesting.

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