Mixed Feelings As Virtual News Anchor Goes on Air


Just days after a virtual news anchor started reading news in China, some Ugandan journalists say the development signals tough times ahead.

China state news agency, Xinhua, unveiled its artificial  intelligence news on Wednesday 7th November  at an internet conference in the Eastern Chinese city of Wuzhen.

"Hello, you are watching English News program, I am AI News anchor in Beijing,” said the AI anchor named Qiu Hao.