World's First AI News Presenters Unveiled In China. Watch Video

Xinhua, China's state-run press agency, recently unveiled virtual newsreaders that combine the images and voices of human anchors with artificial intelligence (AI) technology.

Chinese news agency gets a virtual news anchor powered by artificial intelligence- Technology News, Firstpost

So as long as the text input is fed, the AI anchor can pretty much be on camera for 24 hours if required

China has developed a virtual anchor to deliver the news

News anchors, beware. The robots are coming for your jobs, too.

Watch: World’s first English-speaking artificial intelligence anchor makes debut in China

My voice and appearance are modelled on Zhang Zhao, a real anchor with Xinhua, said the AI robot.

Goodbye humans, China gets a virtual TV news anchor

The world's first Artificial Intelligence TV news anchor looks like a male human anchor with voice as well as facial expressions of a real person

The ‘tireless’ artificial news readers simulate the voice, facial movements, and gestures of real-life broadcasters

'I will work tirelessly': China unveils artificial intelligence news anchors

China's state-run Xinhua news agency releases footage of its newest stars: virtual news presenters, which use artificial intelligence to copy human voices and facial expressions.

Real "fake news": China introduces AI news anchor

China’s state-run news agency has revealed it will deploy new digitally generated newsreaders to report the news. The artificial anchors have been designed to reduce news production costs and increase efficiency, however, the use of the technology brings a new definition to the term "fake news."

Both impressively realistic and yet unsettlingly soulless.