2nd Place: Team HEA
In second place having won a prize of $1500 is team HEA. This team thought outside the box to plan a software that would firefight fake news. As we know from examples throughout recent history, misinformation or fake news can be devastating to communities during an outbreak. Amebo Verify (amebo being a colloquial word for gossip) aims to build a web scraping tool so that people can log on to their website, enter the headline of a story and see whether it was real or fake.