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Credder follows Rotten Tomatoes-style rating for news

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On this day and age of the internet, misinformation is everywhere. People use clickbait just to make sure that they get views. It is often impossible to know if a publication is trustworthy or not. Credder, a startup,  is trying to get a solution to this problem. The reviews are all aggregated into a score, which depends on the reviews of the journalist and readers. If you are reading a new article on the internet and are not sure about the credibility of the source, then you can surely check the scores in Credder.

The chief executing officer and co-founder Chase Palmieri compare their website with Rotten Tomatoes. This is one of the reasons that the Chief executing officer of Rotten Tomatoes Patrick Lee is part of the advisory board along with former Xobni Chief executing officer Jeff Bonforte and journalist Gabriel Snyder.

The chief executing officer of Credder said that their website will be open to all the public this month. The company has already raised a total of $750,000 in funding from the Founder Institute Chief Executing Officer Adeo Ressi, Ira Ehrenpreis, Herrington & Sutcliffe, the law firm Orrick, Steve Bennet and others.

The chief executing officer said that he has been working on this project since 2016 with the only goal of giving news consumers reliability. In other words, the main idea of the CEO was to try to stop news clickbait all over the internet.

If Credder gets a lot of attraction, then it is very sure that the shares’ prices will definitely go up. There are a lot of instances where people review movies without actually watching it. If a review is given honestly, then the quality of the publication is often under consideration.

The Chief Executing Officer has pointed out the ways that Credder is trying to evolve. Users can write any review of The New York Times or The Wall Street Journal or Tech Crunch. The only review they are giving is one specific article so hopefully that they’re engaging with the material along with the specifics of the story. The scores which are being given by the websites are aggregated scores of all the journalists and publications.

Palmieri said that the vote will be one of the factors that will affect the scorecard. The weight of the reviews will affect the source and its credibility. He added by saying:

 “It will take time for the weight of your reviews to be meaningful, and there will be a visible track record.”

The vision of Palmieri was a bit skeptical about how the credibility of the score can actually influence all the readers. It is not always easy to set a new idea an old publication. This system will come in handy for all the new publications so that they can get their credibility in a short period of time. Palmer replied by saying:

 “What we see in today’s media landscape is the left-wing media attacks the right-wing media, and vice versa. We never get a sense of what our fellow news consumers feel. What’s more likely to change your perspective and make you question yourself? It’s going to a rating page [for] an article, pointing out a specific problem in that article.”

The website will not itself be hosting any kind of article on its own. All they will do is rate all the websites and make sure the credible sources get high ratings.

Tech Crunch readers can simply go and check out the website of Credder early simply by using the promo code “TCNEWS.”

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Henry is a writer from Berlin. His work has appeared at various popular media sites such as BBC, The Outline, DAME, etc. At GadgetFreeks, He reports news about the latest startups launching in the market. Also, He likes to share the latest tech news from the market.

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JustDial (JustDial.com) seems to be De-Indexed by Google – India’s leading local classifieds website

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Update: It’s back. So is this a Bug? Or Penalty? Only Google knows.

Why does Justdial vanished from Google index?

Have heard about JustDial? Yeah, it’s 20th June and India’s leading directory portal has vanished from the google.

Yeah, there will be rarely a person in India with a smartphone who don’t know about justdial as they used to come handy for any kind of help regarding finding suitable solutions.

Well, this news was first discovered by suumit shah. He is one among India’s leading SEO analysts. At the time of the evening, 5-6 results were still available on Google when we use site:url.com dork. But now, there’s no single result available for justdial.

JustDial (JustDial.com) seems to be De-Indexed by Google

JustDial is one of the biggest Directory sites in India. It serves more than 75 million hits monthly according to the similar web.

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During last month, Google announced that their indexing systems have some issues but later on they’ve confirmed that issue has been resolved. Still, it happened with just dial, so, most probably there must be some mistakes detected from an SEO point of view by google.

However, the real cause behind issue has not yet been disclosed by any of the party, yeah, neither by Google nor by just dial.

So, the main reason will be really interesting and SEO crowd is still waiting for it.

We’re already in touch with just dials team and they’ve not yet found the cause. So, we’ll update you regarding the same as soon as we’ll get some strong update by either of the parties.

However, the SEO crowd and analysts are saying that there is no visible issue found in justdial from its technical SEO point of view. So, predictions and assumptions are saying that there must still be some issues in Google indexing. Though that issue had not deleted an entire site from the index and it had taken time to remove indexed pages, so this time too it could be something interesting.

Have you remembered this kind of issues had already happened on YouTube in the past. Yeah, something could be like that in this case as well. But saying anything with security isn’t possible at the moment.

Moreover, Justdial application is still available on Google play store. So, let’s hope that our big brand has not done anything wrong.

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$79 Million Raised By PayFit For Its Payroll service

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$79 Million Raised By PayFit For Its Payroll service

PayFit is a French start-up that currently raised $79 million in funding from Bpifrance and Euranzeo. The company started out by providing payroll services to both small and medium-sized companies in France. But the company has soon emerged as a complete HR solution provider for many European countries.

In order to make things easy for small companies, PayFit makes use of a software-as-a-service approach. This help companies to easily handle HR information and payroll from a browser. Not just that, but everything stays updated and in alignment with the labor regulation as well.

PayFit has been designed to generate pay slips once you enter employee data in it. Employees are sent an email once their pay slips are ready to be discharged. In case, an employee is going to get an increment, the amount can be modified by logging into your PayFit.

At times of paying payroll taxes, the system automatically reminds of you how much and at what time you have to pay them. Along with it you can also see reports about your employees and generate exports for your accountant.

The system is also designed to handle leaves, absences, shifts and expense reports. This is important as it affects your payroll directly.

You can also create an organizational chart in the system in order to approve vacation days and expense reports.

Making HR giants in the US is still easy. But when it comes to Europe, labor laws are much more complicated. Despite that, the start-up has managed to spread its services in Spain, France, Germany, and the UK. It is soon going to introduce itself to Italy as well.

The company also has its own programming language called the Jetlang which can transform labor code into computer code.

The company has 300 employees and around 3000 companies depend on it. With this fundraising, the company is planning to double its workforce by 2020.

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A German insurance app named Getsafe scores a $17M for series A

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A German insurance app named Getsafe scores a $17M for series A

Getsafe, the German protection startup focusing on recent millennials, which has raised $17 million (€15m) in a Series A financing.

The round is driven by Earlybird, with CommerzVentures and other existing financial specialists likewise taking an interest, while the capital will be utilized for European development. The organization intends to dispatch in the U.K. before the year’s over.

Established in May 2015 by Christian Wiens (CEO) and Marius Blaesing (CTO), Getsafe at first propelled as a computerized protection intermediary yet has since rotated to a direct to advanced purchaser protection offering of its own (its financier business was sold to Verivox).

The startup claims it is the market head in the advanced initial 20 to 35-year-old portion, with 60,000 clients, even though contenders, for example, Wefox’s One may oppose this idea.

Getsafe clients can take out leaseholder’s protection and obligation protection. The last incorporates bicycle and automaton inclusion, with extra items to be included soon.

More comprehensively Getsafe says it is “rehashing protection”. The insurtech startup, situated in Heidelberg, says its tech utilizes AI to enable clients to recognize the protection assurance they may require.

The organization says:

“With a couple of snaps, clients can find out about, purchase, and oversee protection on their cell phone.”

Cases should be possible completely carefully, as well, by means of the Getsafe application and chatbot.

As a feature of the speculation, Getsafe plans to develop its group from the present 50 representatives to more than 100.

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