SUNSCIOUS NOMENCLATURE

THE SUN CATEGORIES

POSITIVE NEWS

It indicates any news that is unequivocally good.

EQUIVOCAL NEWS

It indicates the so-called “equivocal” contents that are not yet clearly good, but seem to be.



RAISING NEWS

It indicates any good newsthat occurs in undesirablecontexts (tragedies, wars,crises, etc.

MOST READ NEWS

It indicates the sum of most read good news in a determined range of time, published on the Sunscious portal.

NEWS ACCESSIBILITY

THE MAP

The several “positive-thinking categories” will berepresented, in accordance with the weather metaphor, in a world map obtained from Google Maps’ satellite photos.The map instrument will allow the user:

* to have a general view of the positive “climate”, eitherlocally or worldwide, by simply zooming on the map andchecking the “sun” symbols that correspond to the newslocation.

* by clicking the “sun” symbols on the map, the user couldaccess to, besides the news concerned, all the informationrelated to a specific area (or reference country).




THE TIMELINE

The daily time-line news will chronologically display the positive content that comes from either the RSS feeds sources than our users, editors and company press-releases, constantly feeding our Sunscious portal.

SUNLOADING OR "SHARE YOUR CONTENT" TOOL

Space in which users can either publish their own experiences or positive news, either upload good content by typing an external URL address.

Further interactions:

a. Sharing: as a rule, any news could be shared in the main social networks using a specific conventional keyboard.


b. "Comment" key: under each news there’ll be a "comment" key that gives the user the chance to discuss without affecting the news integrity.


c. News Voting: Users will be suggest to vote the news that to evaluate its real positive character or category. The principle on which the voting is based will be transparent and user-friendly.

* to be rejected and removed from the portal if voted as not positive.

* to be approved or marked with a new icon on the map, changing the publisher´s criteria according to a democratic opinion.

BADGES

REGULAR USER´S AVATAR

that allows the users torecognize which person the URLsharing comes from, usuallyfed from their social networkprofile (used during theauthentication process).

NEWS PUBLISHER

after reaching a certain number ofpublications and a good feedbackfrom the audience, a regular user canbecome a News Editor. The privileges include the possibility ofwriting news of his own intellectualproperty, besides the normal URLsharing process, and having visibility ofhis/her contents for the totalSunscious Population



PRESS-RELEASE BADGE

Identifies news that come from private companies or institutions that want to use Sunscious as a channel to spread their positive and development- oriented initiatives. These news are charged with a specific fee.

SUNSCIOUS BADGE

Publisher staff users thatcomes from the academic fieldas part of a cooperation strategythat involves prestigious universitiesstudents from around the world. This staff passes a proper admissionprocess to acquire their Sunsciouspublishing staff credential.