The second annual Baidu AI Developers Conference, officially known as Baidu Create 2018, opened in Beijing today. Baidu unveiled China’s first cloud-to-edge AI chip, Kunlun, and many other upgraded versions of Baidu's AI products this morning on the first day of this two-day event.
On July 2, Taiwanese mobile manufacturer HTC announced its plan to lay off 1,500 people as part of a strategic restructuring in Taiwan.
Users of the new Vivo NEX smartphone reported to unauthorized camera movements when they try to visit certain web pages with the mobile QQ browser app. The camera undergoes a up-and-down movement, like it is taking a quick peek at what the user is up to.
Electric car startup NIO announced the official delivery of its second batch of ES8 on June 28, which was the first time the company has delivered vehicles to consumers in the market.
In the first half of 2018, eight live-streaming platforms in China raised approximately 10 billion yuan (US$11.6 billion). Among them, leading platforms HUYA Inc. and Douyu TV account for nearly 70% of the total.
Pinduoduo, one of China’s largest e-commerce unicorns, looks to raise around US$1 billion in its U.S. initial public offering (IPO), confirming a report published earlier by Pandaily.
Wise Talent Information Technology, the parent company of Chinese executive headhunting platform Liepin.com, joins the Hong Kong Stock Exchange today to become its first listed tech company providing human resource solutions.
On the morning of June 28, sources from China Entrepreneur Magazine disclose that leading e-commerce platform Pinduoduo is rumored to be filing for an IPO at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission next week, with Goldman Sachs and China International Capital Corporation as the main underwriters.
Uxin Limited, China's used auto e-commerce platform became publicly listed under the symbol “UXIN” on the Nasdaq Stock Market on June 27 at $9 per share. The underwriters are Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, China International Capital Corporation and China Renaissance Group.
With over 520 million monthly active users (MAU) and an accumulated user base of over 900 million in over 223 countries and regions, WiFi Master Key is an app that you may not have heard of or read about, but is perhaps the only platform with numbers that can compete with Tencent's WeChat and QQ.
The Shanghai edition of the world's largest mobile industry exhibition, GSMA Mobile World Congress, opens doors today at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). The three-day event is expected to attract more than 60,000 attendees and 550 participating companies.
Alibaba Group announced the establishment of Luohan Academy, an open research platform with Nobel Laureates and leading social scientists on June 27. The goal of the new academy is to address universal challenges faced by societies arising from the rapid development of digital technologies.
China shipped half of the world's phone units in 2017, while Samsung and Apple remain dominant in the market.
Lippo Group has invested 628 billion rupiahs ($45 million) into Tencent to contribute to the group's digitalization, as the company mentioned in a statement on Monday.
China Unicom has started 5G pilot projects in Chinese cities and will proceed with commercialization of the new communication technology in 2020.