Artificial intelligence-enhanced journalism offers a glimpse of the future of the knowledge economy

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(THE CONVERSATION) Much as robots have transformed entire swaths of the manufacturing economy, artificial intelligence and automation are now changing information work, letting humans offload cognitive labor to computers. In journalism, for instance, data mining systems alert reporters to potential news stories, while newsbots offer new ways for audiences to explore information. […]
Artificial intelligence-enhanced journalism offers a glimpse of the future of the knowledge economy