“Nuñez said VentureBeat is encouraging reporters to use the powerful AI tools that are currently available, and doesn’t attribute an article with “sentences and fragments” from a chatbot “as long as it’s truthful” and independently verified. ‘I don’t think our readers care, to be totally honest,’ he said.”

– Rachel Me

Bloomberg’s Rachel Metz recounts an AI-oriented panel she moderated and a comment that stood out. The moment came when VentureBeat editorial director Michael Nuñez described using generative AI to summarize information “like another member of the team.”


See also:
Letter from the editor: How generative AI is shaping the future of journalism and our newsroom | VENTUREBEAT (partly in response to this piece)

How Important Is It to You That a Human Writes the News You Read?
BLOOMBERG | April 28, 2023 | by Rachel Metz