Robin Li, the co-founder and CEO of Baidu, was elected as candidate of the Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE) members or ‘academicians’ for his contributions to tech development, the government-backed institution announced on Apr. 30.
According to Japanese financial news Nikkei, Chinese companies have surpassed U.S. companies on a Nikkei ranking of the top 50 patent filers for artificial intelligence (AI) over the past three years
On Feb. 28, Cainiao announced that the first driver-less vehicle park in China was opened in Chengdu, Sichuan.
Chinese Artificial Intelligence (AI) chipmaker Horizon Robotics announced a massive $600 million funding in its Series B financing round, setting a new record of funding in the AI chip making industry.
On the morning of Jan. 23 local time, the World Economic Forum announced the establishment of the “Artificial Intelligence Council”, which will be co-chaired by Innovation Works CEO Kai-Fu Lee and Microsoft President Bradford L. Smith.
SenseTime, the world’s most valued artificial intelligence (AI) startup, recently formed a partnership with Beijing Capital International Airport Company to create a smart security check-in system for Daxing Airport, the capital’s new airport is currently under construction.
On Jan. 8, Baidu introduced Apollo Enterprise, a new brand for a suite of customizable autonomous driving and Internet of Vehicles (IoV) solutions for mass production vehicles at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.
Right before the opening of Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Intel and Alibaba announced that they were teaming up to develop athlete tracking technology powered by artificial intelligence (AI) that is aimed to be deployed at the Olympic Games Tokyo in 2020.
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On Dec. 29, SoundAI, a Chinese tech startup that develops acoustics-focused artificial intelligence (AI) technology, has completed its Series B round of financing worth 200 million yuan ($29 million).
On Dec. 19, 4Paradigm, a Chinese AI technology and service provider, announced it has completed its Series C funding round, raising over one billion yuan ($145 million). The rising star in AI is now valued at around 1.2 billion dollars.
Robin Li (Li Yanhong), CEO of China’s top search engine Baidu, has been ranked third on the list of “Top 10 Global AI Figures” released by the Chinese Harvard Business Review, the only Chinese business leader to be included on the rankings.
ByteDance, a Chinese Internet company operating a range of content platforms, and The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced a multi-year global partnership on social sharing.
Last autumn, at an official TED conference in Vancouver, Artificial Intelligence (AI) expert, Kai-Fu Lee stood on a red-carpeted, circular stage, the lights in the room focused on his dignified frame, the crowd around him sober and attentive.
On Nov. 21, Cheetah Mobile, the Chinese mobile internet company, announced its financial results for the third quarter which ended on September 30, 2018.