ChatGPT, AI and journalism: Legal and ethical pitfalls explained. JJ Shaw writes for the Press Gazette
02 March 2023
Lawyer JJ Shaw examines the potential implications of using AI in the newsroom.
AI. The word of the moment. Rife with questions, opportunity, existential angst – and potentially significant impact on the journalism industry. Buzzfeed and Reach PLC, for example, both recently shared plans to explore the potential of AI-generated content – the former while cutting 12% of its workforce and the latter while streamlining by about 4%.