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People’s Daily Welcomes Google’s Return to China

People’s Daily Welcomes Google’s Return to China

State-owned Chinese newspaper the People’s Daily will welcome Google back to the mainland as long as it complies with domestic…

Aug 8, 2018
Liao Shumin & Xu Zuwei
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
Daimler, Baidu Shore up Ties in Autonomous Driving, Vehicle Connectivity

Daimler, Baidu Shore up Ties in Autonomous Driving, Vehicle Connectivity

Daimler and Baidu, a leading Chinese tech firm, have agreed to extend ties in autonomous driving and vehicle connectivity after starting to test driverless cars in Beijing earlier this month.

Jul 26, 2018
Xu Wei
Shanghai Consumer Group Stops Three Map Apps From Snooping

Shanghai Consumer Group Stops Three Map Apps From Snooping

Baidu Map, Amap and Tencent Map have decided to stop accessing personal information unnecessary to the functioning of their mobile…

Jul 20, 2018
Xu Zuwei & Liao Shumin
Baidu Bets on Blockchain to Protect, Promote Photos

Baidu Bets on Blockchain to Protect, Promote Photos

Chinese internet behemoth Baidu has introduced its original photo copyright service platform called Totem, which is based on blockchain technology,…

Jul 19, 2018
Dou Shicong
Baidu Pays out USD31,000 for Photo Copyright Infringement

Baidu Pays out USD31,000 for Photo Copyright Infringement

Baidu has been ordered to pay out CNY214,000 (USD31,000) in compensation over a series of photo copyright infringements.

Jul 13, 2018
Xu Zuwei & Liao Shumin
Baidu, BMW to Jointly Develop Self-Driving Car Tech

Baidu, BMW to Jointly Develop Self-Driving Car Tech

Baidu and BMW have signed an agreement to jointly develop self-driving car technology with the German auto giant set to…

Jul 12, 2018
Xu Wei
Baidu to Use Fridge-Maker's Help to Keep Unmanned Cars From Crashing

Baidu to Use Fridge-Maker's Help to Keep Unmanned Cars From Crashing

Baidu to Use Fridge-Maker's Help to Keep Unmanned Cars From Crashing. China's internet giant Baidu will partner with a Jiangsu…

Jul 5, 2018
Tang Shihua
Baidu, Softbank to Develop Self-Driving Minibuses for Japan Market

Baidu, Softbank to Develop Self-Driving Minibuses for Japan Market

Baidu’s Japanese unit and Softbank Group have entered into a partnership with a Chinese manufacturer for the development of autonomous driving minibuses with a view to rolling them out in Japan.

Jul 5, 2018
Xu Wei
Baidu's Robin Li Reveals Unmanned Bus, AI Chip, Digital Assistant Upgrade at Tech Summit

Baidu's Robin Li Reveals Unmanned Bus, AI Chip, Digital Assistant Upgrade at Tech Summit

Baidu's Robin Li Reveals Unmanned Bus, AI Chip, Digital Assistant Upgrade at Tech Summit. Chinese internet giant Baidu's co-founder Robin…

Jul 4, 2018
Liu Jia
China Unicom to Set Up 5G Labs With Tencent, Baidu: Product Rollout by 2020

China Unicom to Set Up 5G Labs With Tencent, Baidu: Product Rollout by 2020

China United Network Communications, one of the country's three major telecom firms, has followed the two other players' suit by…

Jun 29, 2018
Tang Shihua