ChatGPT is an AI-generated author on Amazon’s Kindle Store, with at least 200 books listed under its name.
It is the latest example of AI-generated writing and content flooding the market, with books ranging from children’s stories to poetry collections to sci-fi epics. Brett Schickler, a self-published author, has earned less than $100 from his AI-created children’s book.
There are ethical concerns about the use of AI in content creation due to possible misinformation and plagiarism. CNET was forced to make corrections and pause its use of AI after its economic explainers contained factual errors and nearly identical phrasing from other websites’ articles.