When Robots Write The News, What Will Humans Do? #SXSW

AP managing editor Lou Ferrara and Automated Insights CEO Robbie Allen spoke about "When Robots Write The News, What Will Humans Do?" at SXSW Interactive 2015

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With mankind developing innovative ways to augment machine, what will happen to human journalists if robots are introduced as writers. The debate gathered steam after The Associated Press announced in mid 2014 that it would use technology from Automated Insights to automate corporate earnings stories.

Read more: Day one and Day two at SXSW Interactive 2015

AP managing editor Lou Ferrara and Automated Insights CEO Robbie Allen joined in at the second day of SXSW 2015 to share their thoughts on – “When Robots Write The News, What Will Humans Do?” Listed below are some of the insights curated from Twitter.

Automated Insights Wordsmith

Benefits of #newsrobots

Challenges with human journalists

Future with #newsrobots at Associated Press

Rise of the Automated Editor

Drawing the line and being transparent