OOYUZ has a highly optimized clustering algorithm, specially designed for news clustering. [Learn More About Algorithm Link]
For example, lets perform cluster analysis for term “Barack Obama” : [Link]
On the landing page, news results are loosely clustered (grouped) according to news topics . Its good for a reading purpose.
There are three options provided at the very top of the page.
Key advantage of this algorithm is that user can select amount of homogeneity among articles in a cluster.
a) Grouped News : loosely grouped news articles for reading purpose.
b) Similar News : News articles grouped according to their topic/event.
c) Exactly Same News : News articles with same content but different publishers.
Default page is the Grouped News. Its a reading mode. If you want to get news articles grouped according to topic/events, check “More Similar News” & if you want to see same news articles grouped together, click “Exact Same News”.
The later two options are extremely helpful in analyzing news articles. Below are screenshot of three options :
1) Grouped News
View More Button loads all articles in a cluster
2) More Similar News
As you can see, news articles are now grouped more closely according to their topics/events.
3) Exact Same News
This is specially helpful for users who are here for in-depth analysis of news. It gives you all news articles with more or less, similar content.
Only first two clusters are shown in above examples.
Click on any title, and get info about the news article.
When you open an article, you get various relevant information about the article, like its social count, approximate time to read, excerpt,source and related articles.