How AI is Enhancing Journalism
A robot reporter that produced around 850 articles in its first year and earned The Post an award for its “Excellence in Use of Bots” from its work on the 2016 US election coverage.
An AI publishing platform designed specifically for Forbes' in-house newsroom and partners. It recommends trending topics to cover, ways to make headlines more compelling and relevant imagery to accompany stories.
Whenever an alert from the U.S. Geological Survey comes in about an earthquake above a certain size threshold, Quakebot is programmed to extract the relevant data and generate a story.
Reports done with AI/ML
A robot that collects information on every homicide committed in Los Angeles.
ProPublica trained a computer model to comb through thousands of press releases to extract what phrases each Congress member uses most frequently.
An algorithm sift for planes with flight patterns that resembled those operated by the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security.