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Ten Best Business Books of Shanghai Book Fair 2018

Ten Best Business Books of Shanghai Book Fair 2018

Ten Best Business Books of Shanghai Book Fair 2018

Aug 18, 2018
Sun Xingzhi & Peng Xiaoling
Horizon, Yonghui Team Up to Turn Supermarkets Digital

Horizon, Yonghui Team Up to Turn Supermarkets Digital

Horizon Robotics and Yonghui Superstores have agreed to join forces by merging artificial intelligence and offline shopping as the supermarket operator looks to transform into a digital retailer.

Aug 16, 2018
Liu Jing & Liao Shumin
Miteno Communication's Overseas Unit Will Keep Posting Yahoo’s Ads

Miteno Communication's Overseas Unit Will Keep Posting Yahoo’s Ads

Miteno Communication's Overseas Unit Will Keep Posting Yahoo’s Ads

Aug 7, 2018
Tang Shihua
Zoomlion Taps Former Baidu Scientist For AI Tractors

Zoomlion Taps Former Baidu Scientist For AI Tractors

Langding.AI, a startup headed up former Baidu Chief Scientist Andrew Ng, will work with China's largest construction machinery manufacturer Zoomlion…

Aug 1, 2018
Liu Jing & Chen Juan
Baidu’s Second-Quarter Profit Beats Expectations on Browser Ads

Baidu’s Second-Quarter Profit Beats Expectations on Browser Ads

Baidu’s profit jumped a better-than-expected 45 percent in the second quarter thanks to robust advertising sales growth at the company’s search engine business.

Aug 1, 2018
Xu Wei
Sino-Tech Cloud Innovation Reaps Over USD1.47 Million in Series-A

Sino-Tech Cloud Innovation Reaps Over USD1.47 Million in Series-A

Chinese Industrial Internet of Things startup Sino-Tech Cloud Innovation has secured more than CNY10 million (USD1.47 million) in its Series-A funding.

Jul 26, 2018
Liu Jing & Tang Shihua
Tencent's Affiliates Join Hands With Jiontown to Make Drug Monitoring Platform

Tencent's Affiliates Join Hands With Jiontown to Make Drug Monitoring Platform

Internet titan Tencent Holdings' cloud tech unit and medical information affiliate will team up with a drug retailer to make an online platform to review prescription medicines.

Jul 26, 2018
Tang Shihua
Vivo Builds Five AI Institutes in China, the US; Chief Scientist Still Unknown

Vivo Builds Five AI Institutes in China, the US; Chief Scientist Still Unknown

Vivo Communication Technology has set up artificial intelligence research institutes in four Chinese cities -- Shenzhen, Beijing, Hangzhou, Nanjing -- and…

Jul 26, 2018
Liu Jing & Liao Shumin
Shanghai Officials Visit Silicon Valley to Invite Top Execs to AI Conference

Shanghai Officials Visit Silicon Valley to Invite Top Execs to AI Conference

Government officials from Shanghai visited Silicon Valley last week in a bid to tempt some of its top artificial intelligence…

Jul 26, 2018
Liao Shumin
Alibaba AI Helps Catch Fishy Fraudsters in Zhejiang

Alibaba AI Helps Catch Fishy Fraudsters in Zhejiang

An artificial intelligence system developed by Alibaba Group Holding, one of China’s biggest tech firms, has helped police in Quzhou,…

Jul 26, 2018
Xu Zuwei & Tang Shihua
Why French Transport Giant Bollore Rushed Alibaba Deal

Why French Transport Giant Bollore Rushed Alibaba Deal

Vincent Bollore, Chairman and Chief Executive of French transport and logistics giant Bollore paid a low-profile visit to China early…

Jul 24, 2018
Qian Tongxin
China's State-Owned Funds Pour USD88.6 Mln Into AI Firm Unisound in Series C+

China's State-Owned Funds Pour USD88.6 Mln Into AI Firm Unisound in Series C+

Chinese artificial intelligence firm Unisound Information Technology has completed its Series C+ of financing worth CNY600 million (USD88.6 million).

Jul 20, 2018
Tang Shihua