On this week’s episode of the podcast, I am joined by tech journalist Tom Merritt to discuss the effects AI will have across journalism and media following growing attention on tools like ChatGPT and DallE. As these tools develop, simple tasks could be automated and this could allow for better, more investigative, journalism. However, there are risks and downsides too. How will we know what images are real? Can an AI really tell a story, not just regurgitate facts? The risk of manipulation and falsehood is very real.
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