Killer robots, humanoid companions, and super-intelligent machines: The anthropomorphism of AI in South African news articles

Title: Killer robots, humanoid companions, and super-intelligent machines: The anthropomorphism of AI in South African news articles Author: Dr. Susan Brokensha, University of the Free State. Ensovoort, volume 42 (2021), number 6: 3 Abstract How artificial intelligence (AI) is framed in news articles is significant as framing influences society‚Äôs perception and reception of this emerging… Continue reading Killer robots, humanoid companions, and super-intelligent machines: The anthropomorphism of AI in South African news articles

Friend or foe? How online news outlets in South Africa frame artificial intelligence

Title: Friend or foe? How online news outlets in South Africa frame artificial intelligence Author: Susan Brokensha, University of the Free State. Ensovoort, volume 41 (2020), number 7: 2 Abstract The influence that the media have in shaping public opinion about artificial intelligence (AI) cannot be overestimated, since the various frames they employ to depict… Continue reading Friend or foe? How online news outlets in South Africa frame artificial intelligence