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Chinese authorities crack down on major apps over data collection

China has renewed its offensive against apps that incorrectly collect data, taking offline around 100 apps in an…


AI startup Megvii delays IPO to 2020: reports

Artificial intelligence (AI) firm Megvii has delayed its Hong Kong listing until next year following additional…


China now requires facial scans for SIM card registration

People in China will need to undergo a facial recognition scan when buying new SIM cards, according to rules…


Alibaba Cloud opens source code for machine-learning platform Alink

Alibaba's booth at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference on August 30, 2019 in Shanghai. (Image credit:…


Sensetime-led consortium to set up standards for facial recognition tech

A consortium of Chinese technology companies has banded together to establish standards for developing facial…


Smartphone maker OnePlus reports second data breach in 2 years

Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus has suffered a data breach involving its customers' order information, the company…


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China working on rules to regulate vulnerability disclosures

China is looking to introduce rules that could affect the way cybersecurity researchers in the country disclose…


Handshake | Xpeng's new 'war chest' and EV innovation

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AI firm Megvii to seek approval for $500 million Hong Kong IPO

Artificial intelligence (AI) firm Megvii plans to seek approval for its Hong Kong listing on Thursday, aiming to raise…


Nio appoints new CFO as funding questions linger

Nio‘s logo outside one of the company's stores in Beijing on Sept 28, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Coco Gao) Electric…