Mapping the field of Algorithmic Journalism

  title={Mapping the field of Algorithmic Journalism},
  author={Konstantin D{\"o}rr},
  journal={Digital Journalism},
  pages={700 - 722}
With software automatically producing texts in natural language from structured data, the evolution of natural language generation (NLG) is changing traditional news production. The paper first addresses the question whether NLG is able to perform the functions of professional journalism on a technical level. A technological potential analysis therefore uncovers the technological limitations and possibilities of NLG, accompanied by an institutional classification following Weischenberg, Malik… 
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