Category: news

January 20, 2024

Writers using AI – should they disclose and when

We’ve e had another story of a writer who has used AI in their work. In this case won a prestigious award in Japan and only at the acceptance ceremony revealed that 5% of their work was created by chat. GPT. Picture above is is from The Author, Rie Kudan, waiting until after judging for one of Japan’s most prestigious literary awards has […]

January 7, 2022

When The Crooks Are Embedded In The Vendors

Over the past 5 years a mystery has been unfolding in the publishing world:Someone has been stealing unpublished manuscripts. Since these did not end up as printed, plagiarized novels or books and no ransom demands were ever made the reason was unclear. Filippo Bernardini, an Italian citizen who worked at UK publisher Simon & Schuster, was arrested upon landing in the US on Wednesday. The […]