Artificial Intelligence for News
According to Webbmedia Group, Artificial Intelligence for News is a technology trend that will start in 2016:
"Our research shows that in the coming year we will see new innovations and experiments in how AI can be used in newsrooms. Knotch will help content
producers understand the reach of their stories, while new methods are being developed to help reporters analyze complicated data sets. For example, an
AI applica- tion might assist an investigative team to recognize handwriting, spot patterns in photos or tag speakers in an audio recording"
Other news related technology trends:
- "One-to-few publishing": Newsletters, podcasts and niche networks that cap- tivate smaller audiences made a huge comeback in 2015. What’s next is an
expansion to capture more niche audiences.
Keywords: niche-focused digital magazines, niche news for small audiences, news aggregation, topic-focused newsletters.
"Dedicated attention matters more than a bunch of clicks, and that’s the metric that will matter most in the near future."
“We don’t want to be a social newspaper, but a social magazine.” (This.cm, share-one-link-per-day platform)
"We believe it is possible for brands to have 1:1 conversations at scale, and for news or- ganizations to publish content as conversations."
"We also see opportunities for political watchers, makers, feminist activists, small business owners, IT lawyers and government agencies to chat in a personal, meaningful way with their communities"