China's first Artificial Intelligence Anchor

China has revealed the world's first Artificial Intelligence news anchor. On Wednesday, the anchor was presented by China's Xinhua news agency at the World Internet Conference in Wuzhen. This Artificial Intelligence Anchor has been developed by a collaboration of Xinhua and Chinese search engine company Sogou.

English-speaking AI Anchor introduced himself because he used to read a script before the camera. The robot has been modeled on a real anchor Zhang Zhao, who is already working in Xinhua news agency,

He Introduces himself as Hello everyone, I'm an English Artificial Intelligence Anchor. This is my first working day in the Xinhua news agency. "My voice and appearance have been modeled as per Zhang Zhao, a real anchor with Xinhua."

"Media industry development has demanded continuous innovation and deep integration with international advanced technologies. I will work tirelessly to keep you updated as texts will be already entered in my system." 

The anchor said, "I hope to bring you the brand new news experience."

Xinhua said that the anchor was developed by simulating the real anchor voice, method and facial expressions so that it did not look like a robot. For more updates on Xinhua, Stay Tuned with us.

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