Computer-Generated Articles Are Gaining Traction

lifeandcode:

Cue 10K media blogs losing their shit. 

thereadingspace:

“The clever code is the handiwork of Narrative Science, a start-up in Evanston, Ill., that offers proof of the progress of artificial intelligence — the ability of computers to mimic human reasoning. (…)

The Narrative Science software can make inferences based on the historical data it…

FJP: Let’s pack it up. Robots are crossing the threshold and will soon rule this world.

By way of background, Narrative Science’s software currently generates articles about college sports. No human’s required. The article The Reading Space refers to appeared in this weekend’s New York Times.

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    Computers are going to take over. Everyone go home.
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    Cue 10K media blogs losing their shit.
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