An AI Summarizes My Journalism

“Artificial intelligence writing code”, via (CC 4.0 license, unmodified)

You’ve probably noticed the rising tide of AI-generated prose these days.

Marketers are using tools like GPT-3 to crank out ad copy; students are using it, on the down low, to pen college essays. A public-relations professional I know recently told me he’d been…



I write three times a week about tech, science, culture — and how those collide. Writer for NYT mag/Wired; author of “Coders” and “Smarter Than You Think”

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