AI has become a presenter on Chinese television
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Chinese news agency Xinhua presented new news anchor, which has become artificial intelligence. The world’s first AI TV presenter will work 24 hours, broadcasting on social networks and the website of the state agency.
The program will communicate information in English and Chinese. The artificial intelligence was trained on real live video and reads texts as naturally as professional speakers. His appearance and voice are imitated by Zhang Zhao, one of the employees of the agency. In the development of the Xinhua project also took participation of the Chinese search engine Sogou.
In his first address, the AI broadcaster said the media industry needs continuous innovation and the integration of cutting-edge technology. He will be work without breaks, So how the system will be regularly updated with new texts. By adding that for it exists still many improvements and wished Total best to journalists country.
Many fear that the development of artificial intelligence will lead to people losing their jobs. but research Gartner predicts that by 2020 year thanks to technology will create 2.3 million jobs, and only 1.8 will be replaced million. Over the next five years, this industry can generate $ 3.9 trillion.