Developing data capacity and integrating AI: what to focus on in 2018

The annual report from Reuters “Journalism, Media, and Technology Trends and Predictions 2018” is out and it’s full of interesting insights into how digital leaders in the publishing industry are focusing their efforts in 2018. The common theme that emerges is the growing importance of data and AI in the news industry. We also see[…]

Reuters names JAMES a development to watch for 2018

‘JAMES, your digital butler’, Twipe’s Google-DNI funded project with the Times and The Sunday Times, has been named a development to watch in 2018 by Nic Newman in his recent report “Journalism, Media and Technology Trends and Predictions 2018” for Reuters. Using machine learning and AI, JAMES will gradually get to know the habits, interests,[…]

Loyalty, engagement, and AI: Predictions for digital media in 2018

As always, Nieman Lab released a list of predictions for the world of journalism and digital media in 2018. Here are 7 of the top predictions, focusing on loyalty, engagement, and artificial intelligence. Scooped by AI John Keefe makes the strong claim that “in 2018, you will be scooped by a reporter using artificial intelligence”.[…]

Trends in Digital Publishing Winter Edition

Out now, the latest edition of Trends in Digital Publishing has all the top stories, plus best practices from industry leaders and the newest developments at Twipe, including: Twipe CEO Danny Lein on the ‘artificial bubble‘ Digital transformation expert Steffen Damborg on artificial intelligence and reader engagement State of Digital Publishing founder Vahe Arabian on[…]

AI and other tech trends from Future Today’s media report

With the release of The Future Today Institute’s first ever report on technology and trends for the future of journalism, it is time for us to look at what we need to know going into 2018. This almost 100-page report looks at a wide range of AI future trends, from machine learning to drones, so[…]

Michael Golden on the strategy that has led to success for The New York Times

The New York Times has long been a strong example for other newspapers, whether it’s for their growth in digital subscriptions or the strategy behind their push notifications. This week President of The New York Times Michael Golden pulled back the curtain on how they have been so successful during his standing-room only talk at the[…]

Artificial intelligence & other key takeaways from the World Publishing/Digital Content Expo 2017

Just two words can sum up the top lessons from the gathering of world publishers in Berlin this week: artificial intelligence. Or to be even more specific, robot journalists. It seemed every speaker at the very least touched on this theme, if they did not devote their entire talk to discussing AI from a different[…]

Learnings from the EngageReaders Launch Partner Meeting

Almost one year ago, EngageReaders officially launched, providing editorial teams with deep and actionable insights every day. Developed from research conducted in partnership with Mediahuis and KU Leuven, EngageReaders was selected as one of the winners of the Google Digital News Initiative. Since then, a group of launch partners have met every six months to[…]