Quiz: Can You Tell Human Writing from Robot Writing?

Rob Walker
Yahoo TechJuly 9, 2014

So far, no algorithm seems to producing writing that will lead to, say, literary acclaim, or a best-selling memoir. But they’re doing a better job of executing basic news and sports write-ups than you might assume. Don’t believe me? Try sorting out which of the passages in this quiz were written by journo-bots, and which by humans.

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