For the first time, a robot journalist made its debut. The robot wrote a 300 characters long article in just under a second, in a Chinese daily.
The article was published in Guangzhou-based Southern Metropolis Daily. It was focused on the Spring Festival travel rush.
Author Xiao Nan took a single second to complete writing the peace and wrote both long and short stories.
The robot journalist developed by Peking University has stronger capacity for data analysis. It is quicker in writing stories.
Robot journalists will be able to supplement the role of editors and reporters in newspapers and related media however.