The popular electronics site CNET has been using AI to write full articles. CNET quietly published more than 70 articles using AI since November. Should we be afraid of losing our jobs? Or is AI a tool that will save time for writers so they don’t waste brainpower? The Associated Press has been using AI since 2014 to generate its articles about corporate earnings.
CNET is not the first news-and-information organization to publish articles using this technology. What does this mean for book authors? Will using AI come to be seen as “cheating”?