Briefing: Chinese AI unicorn Megvii bets $300 million on smart logistics

AI Unicorn Wades Into Smart Logistics With 2 Billion Yuan ‘River Map’ - Caixin…


Xiaomi’s smart speaker now has over 34 million monthly active users

(Image Credit: Leiphone) Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun announced at the company's AIoT…


China ranked in top 5 for 4G penetration

(Image Credit: Sina Tech) At the fifth World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, a…


Briefing: State-backed facial recognition in test at Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge

China tests facial recognition at border crossing of Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau…


China Tech Talk 62: AI Superpowers with Kai-Fu Lee

Kai-Fu Lee joins us this week to talk about his new book, AI Superpowers,…


Briefing: Alibaba and SenseTime-backed Hong Kong AI lab announces first batch of startups to receive funding

Alibaba-backed Hong Kong AI lab names first batch of start-ups for funding –…


Briefing: International AI ethics organization admits Baidu as first Chinese member

Baidu becomes first Chinese firm to join US-based group that addresses the…


3 reasons why AI won’t replace human translators... yet

Editor's note: A version of this piece by Jonathan Rechtman originally…


Briefing: Huawei to invest heavily in AI manpower

Huawei commits to ‘huge investment’ in top AI talent with eye on the long-term…


AI will drive next wave of development in human civilization: SenseTime CEO Xu Li

Image credit: SenseTime As traditional economies gradually lose growth…