I’m Fucking Tired of Fake News

The way we consume biased news through social media has polarized our democracy. Here’s my project to solve it.

Literally how we feel

We live in social media echo chambers.

The media lies to us to push their agenda

“If you don’t read the news, you’re uninformed. If you read the news, you’re misinformed.”

Fact-check? Ain’t nobody got time for that.

Being a designer and developer, I need to find a way to solve this problem. Here’s Clear, my side project.

Here’s the journey:

Hypothesized Problem:

Process:

IDEO Human Centered Design

Team:

Tools:

Platform:

Target Audience:

Defined Opportunity:

Defined Success and Roadblocks:

Empathy: Start with users

Define: Focusing questions based on user insights

Questions for the news user survey

Here’s a link to full survey results.

Screenshots for some survey results

User survey analysis

Mental Model Map

Ideate: Come up with creative solutions after learning about our users

Prototyping

Here’s the Invision Prototype Link

Testing & Feedback

View full results: Click the Prototype Feedback Tab.

Screenshot of prototype feedback results

Key Findings

Next Steps

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