A database that organises all quality journalism.
Pulls recommendations from 15,000 thinkers every day.
An app that solves information overload.
3 great articles a day, personalised for you.
Overlay articles in Alexandria with ratings from Flightmode readers.
Huge potential for machine learning.
Journalism shapes individuals by affecting our beliefs and everyday emotions.
Journalism shapes society by bringing people together and regulating democracy.
Journalism is struggling. To save it we need to deal with the root problems. Think first principles.
Leads to speedy and hectic consumption.
Leads to emotional sensationalism to grab attention.
Leads to distrust because of mixed intentions behind content.
Leads to click-bait as publishers hunt for page views.
Leads to fake news as people profit from bogus information.
Leads to lower quality journalism as original content does not get paid for.
Add a paywall once we have better traction.
Plan: Focus on hobbies + work to improve traction.
Re-package the database to meet the needs of companies.
Plan: Build a website as a stand-alone service.