We need you to build a full system that finds articles about you, your friends and colleagues, and anyone else you care about and notifies you minutes or hours after they're published. Your system will:
-comb the web continuously, analyzing over 1 million news articles each day - every major news article and blog post published online, as well as most minor ones.
-disambiguation algorithm, which determines whether a news article mentioning "John Smith" is about the right person.
You will need to have these skills, or equivalent ones:
NLP or machine learning
MySQL, MongoDB, Redis, etc at scale
Extensions will be offered following successful milestones.