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Articles by Trushar Barot

Trushar Barot is apps editor for BBC World Service/Global News.
That’s the argument of the BBC’s Trushar Barot, who believes voice AI is the biggest technology revolution that the news industry is missing — and that it’s not too late to do something about it.
“By offering greater API access, news organizations can also experiment with becoming capable of being platforms themselves.”
“If I ask my AI personal assistant, ‘What’s the most important news story of today?’ how will it determine what that is for me, and where will it go looking to deliver me the story?”
“International news brands have been paying serious attention to the country’s rapacious appetite for news for some time, but this year saw a marked step up.”