The Chinese news Agency Xinhua “put into the position of” the virtual presenter

Chinese news Agency Xinhua was used to do the news, multiple virtual presenters. Avatar under the name Blue Saova was jointly developed by Xinhua news Agency and search engine Sogou.

3D character modeled after a real reporter Zhao Wanwei. Its digital analogue may mimic the human voice, facial expressions, lip movements and manners using only the text.

Miss Blue Saova is the youngest character in the growing family of virtual presenters Xinhua news Agency. In 2018, the Agency created a digital speaker named Qiu Hao, who is using machine learning to simulate the voice, facial expressions and gestures of the real presenters.

In 2019, Xinhua has introduced a Russian version, developed in conjunction with the Agency ITAR TASS, and is timed to the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Russia.

However, Blue Saova first AI-a leading in 3D. Its purpose is to report on behalf of Xinhua on the work done prior to the annual Congress of the Communist party of China and the just opened session of vsekitajsky meeting of national representatives.

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