Biometrics firm Megvii's contract in Taiwan at risk after US blacklisting

The Taiwan government announced that it would investigate Chinese artificial intelligence (AI) and biometrics company…


XAG drone coverage of Xinjiang cotton crop rising swiftly

(Image credit: BigStock/igor stevanovic) Farmland coverage from unmanned aerial system (UAS) fleets from Chinese…


Insilico Medicine nabs $200 million AI-powered drug discovery deal

(Image credit: Pixabay/Arek Socha) Creators of a new machine-learning drug discovery platform Insilico Medicine has…


China, Russia to sign treaty combating illegal internet content

(Image credit: Bigstock / tang90246) Russia’s Roskomnadzor internet watchdog agency announced Tuesday plans to sign a…


Gamers at Blizzard's annual BlizzCon conference in 2018. (Image credit: Blizzard Entertainment)

Blizzard bans pro gamer from tournament following pro-Hong Kong remarks

Gamers at Blizzard's annual BlizzCon conference in 2018. (Image credit: Blizzard Entertainment) US game developer…


China’s Digilog reaches final round in agritech hackathon

(Image credit: Shutterstock) What began as a 24-hour hackathon involving 21 international teams and more than 200…


Surveillance cameras watch closely as visitors walk around the Bund in Shanghai, China on April 4, 2019. (Image Credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

AI startup Sensetime, China Tower partner on cell tower monitoring tech

Surveillance cameras on the Bund in Shanghai, China on April 4, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang) Artificial…


XAG, Bayer team up for new drone-based crop-spraying tech

(Image credit: XAG) Chinese agricultural drone maker XAG together with pharmaceutical giant Bayer demonstrated its new…


Ping An Technology AI predicts flu outbreaks with 90% accuracy

Ping An Technology’s intelligent disease prediction and screening models can now forecast the likelihood of an…


Amid Hong Kong unrest, Shanghai Henlius Biotech raises $410 million in IPO

Shanghai Henlius Biotech raised $410 million in its initial public offering (IPO) on the Hong Kong stock exchange on…