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Kelly McBride
Media ethicist, VP@Poynter, co-editor of The New Ethics of Journalism, jealous of yr clever Twitter bio, into running, yoga, forking $ over to higher ed.
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Kelly McBride Aug 23
So now the same lawyer is going after Politico and The Week for things they said about Melania Trump.
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Kelly McBride Aug 22
Nick Denton argues that the readers were there for Gawker. Only protests I’m hearing are from queasy journalists.
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Kelly McBride Aug 22
ESPN Public Editor thinks The Mag is hanging out there with pic of Connor McGregor aka
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Kelly McBride Aug 18
Well that was fast. RIP Gawker
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Kelly McBride Aug 11
that should get a byline
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Kelly McBride Aug 11
those are not the places engineering their own bots
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Kelly McBride Aug 11
Most bots are authored by multiple people. If you’re the original programmer, but I change it, who gets byline?
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Kelly McBride Aug 11
bc if it’s producing thousands of stories a day, you wouldn’t have the time.
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Kelly McBride Aug 11
But different accountability
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Kelly McBride Aug 11
Because bylines are not for glory, they are for the audience to hold newsrooms accountable
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Kelly McBride Aug 11
Just to be clear, I think coders should get bylines on unique projects, not on 1000s of stories a bot produces.
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Kelly McBride Aug 11
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Kelly McBride Aug 11
As well they should. But the people who built the form to solicit marriage announce. don’t get a byline.
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Kelly McBride Aug 11
But a single bot produces thousands of articles a day. That could lead to dozens of calls.
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Kelly McBride Aug 11
But if I have a question about why the stock summary didn’t mention my company, I don’t call the coder, I call the editor
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Kelly McBride Aug 11
Yes, if it’s at the level that if the reader has questions, the coder can answer them.
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Kelly McBride Aug 11
That’s different that bot-written articles tho. Yes, those folks should get bylines
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Kelly McBride Aug 11
Why wow?
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Kelly McBride Aug 7
I did.
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