World’s First AI News Anchor Presented in China , made its or “his” debut at the ongoing 5th World Internet Conference in east China’s Zhejiang Province.
The world first artificial intelligence news anchor
The news anchor, based on the latest AI technology, is said to have a male picture with a voice, facial expressions and, actions of a real person. The model learns from live broadcasting motion pictures independently and can study texts as naturally as a professional news anchor.
The AI news anchor was developed by a team of Xinhua News Agency, the official state-run media outlet of China, and Chinese search engine company Sogou.com.
Xinhua states that “he” has become “a member of its reporting team and can work 24 hours a day on its official website and various social media platforms, reducing news production costs and improving efficiency.”