AI Top 50 2018 – 970×90 CN


Why Did Google Invest In China’s JD.Com? Here’s What Experts Think

News came yesterday that Google would invest US$550 million in cash in China’s second largest retailer JD.com Inc., as part of a strategic partnership. The two partners plan to collaborate on a range of strategic initiatives, including joint development of retail solutions and making some products of JD.com available for sale through Google Shopping channels in multiple regions.

Hans Tung: Eight Lessons From The Rise Of Chinese Short Video App Douyin

What is the most popular app in China? You’re probably thinking WeChat. Though that might still be true, WeChat now has a serious challenger whose meteoric rise has taken China by storm (and WeChat’s owner Tencent by surprise). That is Douyin (抖音, literally “shaking sound” in Chinese), one of the most popular short video apps in China, as well as worldwide. It is owned by ByteDance (a.k.a Toutiao), an AI-driven media company in China and one of the world’s most …

Former Autodesk Director Wang Lifeng Joins 51HiTech As CTO

Wang Lifeng, a visual technology expert who previously worked as a director at Autodesk Software (China) Co., Ltd., and a researcher at Microsoft Corporation, has joined 51HiTech, a Beijing-based virtual reality and augmented reality start-up as chief technology officer, according to the firm’s announcement on its WeChat account.

WeWork Fortifies 2018 Growth By Launching the Creator Awards To Energize Greater China’s Innovation Ecosystem

Hong Kong, China, February 6, 2018 /ChinaNewswire.com/ – WeWork Fortifies 2018 Growth By Launching the Creator Awards To Energize Greater China’s Innovation Ecosystem -Building on achievements and robust business momentum in Greater China, 2017 was also the biggest year in WeWork’s 7-year history -By the end of 2018, WeWork will be accelerating its development to… Read More

Baidu, Nvidia, ZF Launch AI Autonomous Vehicle Platform For China

Baidu Inc. has teamed up with U.S.-based chip developer Nvidia Corp. and German car parts maker ZF Friedrichshafen AG to create a production-ready artificial intelligence autonomous vehicle platform designed for China, as the Chinese tech company continues to double down on autonomous driving businesses.

Parallels Desktop 13 for Mac Launches and is the First to Bring Windows Apps to the Mac Touch Bar and Windows People Bar to the Mac

Hong Kong, China, September 22, 2017 /ChinaNewswire.com/ – More than 30 tools are now available for Windows and Mac that enable users to complete tasks with a single click – from Drive Cleaning, to Presentation Mode, and Screen Recording Parallels#174; (www.parallels.com/about), a global leader in cross-platform solutions and creator of the No. 1 selling software… Read More

Molex Company Sensorcon Debuts Pocket-Sized Climate Logger

Hong Kong, China, September 20, 2017 /ChinaNewswire.com/ – Molex subsidiary Sensorcon has introduced a small, powerful—and colorful—climate sensor that provides workers in sensitive or harsh environments a clear understanding of environmental conditions. The Climate Logger is offered in three different models which can measure light, temperature, pressure and humidity across a wide spectrum of facilities—from… Read More

100G Lambda MSA to Define Specification for Next Generation Optical Links

Hong Kong, China, September 20, 2017 /ChinaNewswire.com/ – The 100G Lambda Multi-Source Agreement (MSA) Group has announced their intent to develop specifications based on 100 Gbps per wavelength optical technology. Under the MSA, participating companies are addressing the technical challenges of achieving optical interfaces utilizing 100 Gbps per wavelength technology ensuring optical interoperability for transceivers… Read More