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BBC uses in-article chatbots to give context in complex news stories

How can chatbots be used to tell the news? Organizations have tried various methods to answer this question, and BBC is no different. Read how they're using chatbots to explain complex news stories.

Ricardo Bilton, Nieman Lab | February 23, 2018

BBC World Service future-proofs its news apps to match tech boom in Africa

BBC World Service has its eye on Africa as the continent evolves technologically. In an effort to make sure its dominance continues to be felt digitally, the news outlet is turning to locals for help.

Ashley Nguyen | June 17, 2015

How Jacqui Maher landed at BBC News Labs

IJNet chats with interactive journalist Jacqui Maher, who is based in the U.K. at BBC News Labs.

Ashley Nguyen | June 17, 2015