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Monthly ArchiveAugust 2019

Mooc: News Algorithms: The Impact of Automation and AI on Journalism

Newscoding recommends: Nicholas Diakopoulos, assistant professor at Northwestern University and director of its Computational Journalism Lab has an open online course (MOOC) teaching how news media are using algorithms, automation and AI to do journalism and how they can apply these tools in their own work.

This four-week course was from Feb. 11 to March 10, 2019, supported by the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas at the University of Texas at Austin.

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Conference: Hands-on Machine Learning for Journalists in ONA19

Newscoding recommends: ONA19 is going to hold a 90-minute training session providing practical, hands-on experience using machine learning to manage documents, images and data records.

Speakers are listed below.

John Keefe – Technical Architect, Bots & Machine Learning, Quartz
@jkeefe | https://johnkeefe.net

Jeremy B. Merrill – Machine Learning Journalist, Quartz – AI Studio
@jeremybmerrill | http://jeremybmerrill.com

Victoria Cabales – AI Studio Fellow, Quartz

  • Friday – 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
  • Treme – 2nd Floor
  • #ONA19
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