China Tech Digest: Alibaba Is Developing Self-driving Truck; TSMC Plans To Build Its First Fab In Japan

Alibaba CTO Cheng Li: Alibaba is developing self-driving truck

At the 2021 Global Smart Logistics Summit, Alibaba CTO Cheng Li revealed that Alibaba is developing self-driving truck.

Huawei: The goal is to make passenger cars truly driverless by 2025

At the 13th China Auto Bluebook Forum, Wang Jun, president of Huawei’s Smart Car Solutions BU, stated that the team’s goal is to enable passenger cars truly driverless by 2025.

It is reported that TSMC plans to build its first fab in Japan

According to Nikkei News, TSMC plans to establish its first fab in Japan. The move comes at a time when the Japanese government urges companies to expand their semiconductor production in Japan.

ByteDance fully enters cloud computing IaaS field

ByteDance’s "Volcano Engine" department will release cloud computing IaaS services including computing, storage and network from September to October this year. In addition to the established data center in Zhangjiakou, Hebei, ByteDance is also planning to build large data centers in cities such as Shanghai and Shenzhen or surrounding areas to provide external IaaS services. At the same time, Volcano Engine announced the launch of the "Spark Plan", which will open a variety of technical products such as recommendation algorithms, data analysis, and artificial intelligence to 1,000 small and micro enterprises for free.

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