Charlie Taylor: Far from being the end of journalism, AI could save it

The rise of artificial intelligence has presented journalists with another major challenge but offers the potential for innovation that must be embraced too

There are numerous professions under threat from artificial intelligence but with journalism already on its knees, there is concern that AI may finally kill off much of the mainstream media in the years to come

Journalism may not be held in quite as high a regard as it once was but with generative AI models such as ChatGPT eager to exploit what is produced in newsrooms, that content could become an extremely valuable commodity.

That is of course if the profession survives long enough to take advantage of the situation. The New York Times recently began legal proceedings against ChatGPT’s parent Open AI and its partner Microsoft for infringing copyright ...