XiaoIce, an artificial intelligent chatbot developed by Microsoft to communicate with Chinese residents on social networks, is now doing morning weather reports on TV. Earlier this month, XiaoIce was introduced as a "trainee" weather host on the Chinese live TV show, "Morning News".
In announcing the appearance of Xiaolce on the news show, Microsoft stated:
Microsoft worked with China's SMG TV News Center for four months to help develop XiaoIce for its new gig as a weather reporter:
Microsoft has expanded the use of the XiaoIce chatbot to Japan and its says it will introduce it to other parts of the world, including the U.S., in the future.
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