Summaries 2023-01-19
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Text summarization for articles.
Generated by ChatGPT is an AI-powered summarization tool that enables users to quickly get a summary of any article. Simply email the article link to [email protected], and within 10 minutes the user will receive an AI-generated summary of the article along with drafts of shareable tweets and a LinkedIn post.

The AI-generated summary is powered by OpenAI's GPT technology, and is meant to provide users with key takeaways from the article without requiring them to read the full article.

All generated content is for entertainment purposes only, so users should not rely on its accuracy. was created by Karthik Sridharan and Alex Furmansky as a fun little hackathon project to practice AI text processing, email handling, and web scraping.


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Email interface for summarization
Includes prepared social media posts
10-minute turnaround
cc feature for sharing
Web scraping capabilities
Easy URL input
Includes LinkedIn post drafts
Uses inbox for delivery
No reliance on app stores
Effortless article summarization
Handles article link in email
Speedy content generation


No dedicated app
Only communicates via email
No accuracy guarantee
Based on GPT technology
10-minute response time
Limited to text articles
User emails stored
Not for professional use
No social media sharing
Depends on email formatting


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