Microsoft is going to replace dozens of journalists working for the portal Corporation MSN robots. About it reports BBC News.
The automated system will select news items to display on the website. Now the titles and topics of the news collected by reporters.
As explained in the company, the replacement of journalists at the artificial intelligence has become a stage of revaluation of the business. “This can lead to growth of investments in one sector and a reorganization into another”, — explained in Microsoft, stating that such decision is not related to the pandemic coronavirus.
According to the newspaper Seattle Times, by the end of June, the work will lose about 50 people, but a certain group of journalists will continue. As said some laid-off workers, the robots may be unfamiliar with editorial policy, so the site may be inappropriate content.
One of the lost work of employees said that previously engaged in learning how to perform a human work, and now artificial intelligence has deprived of work itself.
On the background of the pandemic in the fashion industry, robots are increasingly began to give the “human” responsibilities. So, in a hospital in the Chinese city of Guangzhou in Guangdong province two robots with artificial intelligence, served infected COVID-19.
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