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Baidu's Robin Li: 'AI Should Not Look Like Humans'

Baidu's Robin Li: 'AI Should Not Look Like Humans'

China's search engine giant Baidu's co-founder and Chief Executive Robin Li has shared his insights about how the era of…

Aug 23, 2018
Chen Juan
Hong Kong University Lab Invents Human Hair-Sized Robot for Cell Transfer

Hong Kong University Lab Invents Human Hair-Sized Robot for Cell Transfer

A team of researchers from the City University of Hong Kong has designed a miniature robot with the size of a human hair to deliver cells inside a human body.

Jun 29, 2018
Dou Shicong
[Exclusive] Smart Chip Unicorn Cambricon to Study A-Share Listing, Founder Says

[Exclusive] Smart Chip Unicorn Cambricon to Study A-Share Listing, Founder Says

Chinese artificial intelligence chip developer Cambricon Technologies will consider listing on the country’s A-share market following B-round funding valuing the…

Jun 21, 2018
Qian Tongxin
Kuka Aims to Grab Up to a Third of China’s Robot Market by 2024, Local Head Says

Kuka Aims to Grab Up to a Third of China’s Robot Market by 2024, Local Head Says

Kuka, the German robot maker acquired by China’s home appliances giant Midea Group, intends to take a share of the…

Jun 13, 2018
Wang Zhen
China Remained Largest Importer of German Robotics Last Year on Growing Demand for Automation

China Remained Largest Importer of German Robotics Last Year on Growing Demand for Automation

China Remained Largest Importer of German Robotics Last Year on Growing Demand for Automation. China was the largest importer of…

Jun 6, 2018
Xu Wei
China's State Grid to Put Smart Robot to Work on Controls System

China's State Grid to Put Smart Robot to Work on Controls System

A smart substation inspection robot developed by a unit of Chinese software firm Wiscom System Co. has come through testing…

May 16, 2018
Tang Shihua
Property Giant Greenland Taps Jack Ma-Backed AI Firm for Robots, Smart Furnishings

Property Giant Greenland Taps Jack Ma-Backed AI Firm for Robots, Smart Furnishings

Greenland Holdings Corp., China's fourth-biggest real estate contractor by property sales, has invested CNY300 million (USD47 million) in DeepBlue Technology…

Apr 26, 2018
Liao Shumin
Underwater Drone Developer Geneinno Secures USD2.3 Mln Financing to Up Robot Quality

Underwater Drone Developer Geneinno Secures USD2.3 Mln Financing to Up Robot Quality

Underwater drone developer Geneinno has raised CNY15 million (USD 2.3 million) in pre-A financing round. The company will use new…

Jan 31, 2018
Tang Shihua
Ke Jie Banks on ‘AI-Human Symbiote’ to Revenge Defeat by AlphaGo

Ke Jie Banks on ‘AI-Human Symbiote’ to Revenge Defeat by AlphaGo

Following AlphaGo’s successful challenges to top human Go players, OpenAI, a non-profit artificial intelligence (AI) organization founded by ‘Iron Man’…

Nov 16, 2017
Qian Tongxin
Tencent DoctorWork’s Biggest Challenge Is General Practitioner Shortage, CEO Says

Tencent DoctorWork’s Biggest Challenge Is General Practitioner Shortage, CEO Says

A lack of qualified general practitioners is the most serious cause for concern as Chinese internet-based medical service provider Tencent…

Oct 13, 2017
Jiang Xuan
Chinese ABB Affiliate Will Team With Chongqing to Develop Robotics

Chinese ABB Affiliate Will Team With Chongqing to Develop Robotics

Chinese affiliate of Asea Brown Boveri Ltd. (ABB), a Swiss conglomerate in automation and power technology, will comprehensively cooperate in…

Sep 25, 2017
Dou Shicong