• An ethical reality check for virtual reality journalism

    The Bright Line
    An ethical reality check for virtual reality journalism
    September 2, 2015

    Virtual reality journalism is with us to stay, and will become even more realistic and immersive as technology improves. Already, virtual reality headsets can put a viewer into a bombed-out town in Syria or a dark street in Sanford, Florida.
  • I, Writer: An ethical checklist for robot journalism

    The Bright Line
    I, Writer: An ethical checklist for robot journalism
    February 25, 2015

    News organizations are experimenting increasingly with robot journalism, using computer programs to transform data into news stories or news stories into multimedia presentations.