The App That Wants to Cure Our News Anxiety Has a Problem: Convincing Readers to Commit

The ‘news therapy’ app Sift thinks of itself as a gym, not a spa

InIn fall 2018, an app called Sift debuted in Apple’s App Store. A product of All Turtles, the artificial intelligence incubator co-founded by former Evernote CEO Phil Libin, Sift billed itself as “news therapy”…