The future of bot-infused newsrooms: Meet the man who gamed Reddit with a bot

Buzzfeed :: It's true that robots can write the news — and, over time, can even learn to mimic human linguistic flourishes. But unprompted — without being given the discrete, specific task of digesting a press release or an earnings report — can machines learn to suss out good stories? Can they grasp what humans find interesting?

Read Hamza Shaban, www.buzzfeed.com