China's Xinhua agency unveils AI news presenter
Publication/Creation DateNovember 8 2018
DescriptionChina's state news agency has unveiled a virtual newsreader sporting a sharp suit and a somewhat robotic voice.
Xinhua News claims the presenter "can read texts as naturally as a professional news anchor", though not everyone may agree.
"Hello, you are watching English news programme," says the English-speaking presenter at the start of his first report.
Date archivedNovember 19 2018
Last editedNovember 19 2018