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Oppo Demos 3D Facial Recognition Phone Lock to Rival iPhone X

Oppo Demos 3D Facial Recognition Phone Lock to Rival iPhone X

Consumer electronics maker Oppo Electronics Corp. has showcased a mobile handset featuring 3D facial recognition technology that could break Apple Inc.’s monopoly on hands-free phone unlocking.

May 11, 2018
Liao Shumin
BGI Genomics Partners with Traditional Chinese Medicine Firm to Build Anorectal Metadatabase

BGI Genomics Partners with Traditional Chinese Medicine Firm to Build Anorectal Metadatabase

China’s BGI Genomics Co., one of the world’s genome sequencing centers, will partner with a well-known traditional Chinese medicine firm…

May 10, 2018
Tang Shihua
Beijing Subway Plans for Upcoming Line 12 to Run Autonomously

Beijing Subway Plans for Upcoming Line 12 to Run Autonomously

Beijing Subway Plans for Upcoming Line 12 to Run Autonomously. The under-construction Line 12 of the Beijing Subway, which will…

May 10, 2018
Dou Shicong
Shanghai to Set Up First Unmanned Testing Zone for Air, Sea and Land Travel

Shanghai to Set Up First Unmanned Testing Zone for Air, Sea and Land Travel

China's Shanghai will set up the country's first demonstration zone for captainless ships, driverless cars and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs)…

May 9, 2018
Xu Huiyun
OneSpace to Launch China’s First Commercial Rocket on May 17

OneSpace to Launch China’s First Commercial Rocket on May 17

China's first privately developed commercial rocket is set to blast off from a base in the country's northwest on May 17.

May 9, 2018
Tang Shihua
 Shanghai Will Build China's First Land, Sea, Air Self-Driving Test Pilot Area

Shanghai Will Build China's First Land, Sea, Air Self-Driving Test Pilot Area

Shanghai Will Build China's First Land, Sea, Air Self-Driving Test Pilot Area. Shanghai’s Lin’gang Area will build the first pilot…

May 9, 2018
Tang Shihua
Shanghai to Fast-Track Chip, Aviation Sector Plans

Shanghai to Fast-Track Chip, Aviation Sector Plans

The Shanghai government is speeding up development plans for its integrated circuit and civil aviation industries to help the city’s manufacturers catch up with those in other countries.

May 8, 2018
Tang Shihua
US National Academy of Sciences Elects Six Chinese Scholars as Foreign Associates

US National Academy of Sciences Elects Six Chinese Scholars as Foreign Associates

The US National Academy of Sciences (NAS) has released its list of new members and foreign associates, including six Chinese scientists.

May 7, 2018
Xu Wei
Ofo Comes Bottom of the Class in Shenzhen’s Bike-Sharing Assessment

Ofo Comes Bottom of the Class in Shenzhen’s Bike-Sharing Assessment

Leading Chinese bike-sharer Ofo has received a scathing management review from Shenzhen authorities as players continue to feel the wrath…

May 3, 2018
Tang Shihua
Chinese University to Look Into Myopia Using AI Wearables

Chinese University to Look Into Myopia Using AI Wearables

China's Central South University in Changsha, Hunan province, has launched a big data study to explore solutions for nearsightedness with the help of wearable artificial intelligence (AI) devices.

May 3, 2018
Dou Shicong
 Wenchang Launch Center Unveils Supercomputer Plans to Research Satellite Applications

Wenchang Launch Center Unveils Supercomputer Plans to Research Satellite Applications

Wenchang Launch Center Unveils Supercomputer Plans to Research Satellite Applications

May 3, 2018
Dou Shicong
China Sets Off On First Submersible Expedition in Pearl River Estuary Cold Seep

China Sets Off On First Submersible Expedition in Pearl River Estuary Cold Seep

China Sets Off On First Submersible Expedition in Pearl River Estuary Cold Seep.

May 3, 2018
Tang Shihua

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