AI for news production is one of the areas that has drawn contrasting opinions. In 2018, an AI anchor developed by China's Xinhua news agency made its debut. Earlier this month, the agency released an improved version that mimics human voices and gestures. There's been advancement in AI with text-based news with algorithms writing great headlines. Baidu has developed a new AI model called Vidpress that brings video and text together by creating a clip based on articles.