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Newsmap - France

Visual representation of up-to-date news stories in France (you can set it to pull the news from any country).  Helpful for teachers and students to view and read, real-time, a variety of news stories in France.  The site is updated every 10 minutes. Newsmap's objective is to simply demonstrate visually the relationships between data and the unseen patterns in news media. Google News automatically groups news stories with similar content and places them based on algorithmic results into clusters. In Newsmap, the size of each cell is determined by the amount of related articles that exist inside each news cluster that the Google News Aggregator presents. In that way users can quickly identify which news stories have been given the most coverage, viewing the map by region, topic or time.... Show More
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