Journalists at ProPublica, Forbes, The New York Times, Oregon Public Broadcasting, Yahoo, and others are using algorithms to help them tell stories about business and sports as well as education, inequality, public safety, and more.
– Celeste LeCompte (Nieman Reports)
This was probably the first time OPB's name was listed in between The New York Times and Yahoo. Nieman Reports dedicated its Summer 2015 cover story to "Automation in the Newsroom."
The article dives into multiple case studies of how journalist and news agencies are using algorithms to enhance storytelling. One of the case studies was OPB's Aftershock.
After a few thousand words in, you can even read a few quotes from yours truly....