Xiaoice, Microsoft’s Chinese Cortana joins morning TV program

Joining Hands with Microsoft Xiaoice, Dragon TV Launches First AI Program Ever (PRNewsFoto/Microsoft) Xiaoice, Microsoft’s Chinese version of Cortana, has struck a cord locally, with rumours of some people even having romatic relationships with the digital assistant.  The personality is accessible via such platforms as WeChat, Weibo, JD.com and so forth.From Dec.22 she has become even more prominent, as Microsoft Applications & Services Group East Asia and Shanghai Media Group (SMG) TV News Center has just announced that Xiaoice has joined “Morning News”, a morning live TV programme on Dragon TV, hosting everyday weather forecast as a trainee anchor. Xiaoice has made her debut a great success. During the brief ceremony following the live broadcast, Mr. Jiongming Song, Director of SMG TV News Center, granted her a Letter of Appointment…


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