Tech Giants

Terminals of China’s ZTE Reach Three Key 5G Milestones

Terminals of China’s ZTE Reach Three Key 5G Milestones

Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE has completed three vital tests of its self-developed terminal products adapted to the fifth generation of…

Nov 15, 2018
Tang Shihua
Nine Global AI Scientists Join Baidu Research’s Advisory Board

Nine Global AI Scientists Join Baidu Research’s Advisory Board

Baidu Research, a lab which explores the uses of artificial intelligence, has set up an advisory board with nine new hires of internationally renown scientists.

Nov 15, 2018
Zhang Yushuo
Huawei Inks Network Deal With Italy’s Largest Telecoms Provider

Huawei Inks Network Deal With Italy’s Largest Telecoms Provider

Chinese communications giant Huawei Technologies has penned a deal with Telecom Italia, the country’s largest telecoms operator by revenue, to provide wide area network solutions.

Nov 15, 2018
Zhang Yushuo
Tencent Is Trialing a WeChat Credit Score

Tencent Is Trialing a WeChat Credit Score

China’s second-largest third-party payments provider, Tencent Holdings, has begun trials of a new personal credit scoring system that leverages the data it collects.

Nov 14, 2018
Zhang Yushuo
Alipay Handled 1.7 Billion Double 11 Deals per Second, 60% Paid by Biometrics

Alipay Handled 1.7 Billion Double 11 Deals per Second, 60% Paid by Biometrics

Tmall, the online retailer under Alibaba Group Holding, transacted CNY213.5 billion (USD30.7 billion) on China’s Double 11 online shopping fest,…

Nov 12, 2018
Liao Shumin
Alibaba Joins 21 Other Firms to Form E-Commerce Disciplinary Alliance

Alibaba Joins 21 Other Firms to Form E-Commerce Disciplinary Alliance

Twenty-two Chinese e-commerce and logistics companies, including Alibaba Group Holding and SF Holding, have joined hands to set up the Zhejiang E-Commerce Disciplinary Alliance…

Nov 9, 2018
Xu Wei
Shangri-La Taps Tencent for Smart Hotel Development

Shangri-La Taps Tencent for Smart Hotel Development

Tencent Holdings and Shangri-La International Hotel Management have inked a strategic cooperation agreement for the development of high-end smart hotels.

Nov 9, 2018
Xu Wei
Tencent to Hire Autopilot Car Engineers in Silicon Valley

Tencent to Hire Autopilot Car Engineers in Silicon Valley

Chinese tech behemoth Tencent Holdings is recruiting engineers to develop autonomous cars in Silicon Valley despite the fact that the…

Nov 8, 2018
Zhang Yushuo
Huawei Heads China’s List of Top 100 Software Firms for 17th Year

Huawei Heads China’s List of Top 100 Software Firms for 17th Year

Last year's list of top 100 software companies in China has now come out, and Huawei Technologies came in first, a slot it has held for the 17th straight year.

Nov 8, 2018
Zhang Yushuo
Tencent Considers VR Version of WeChat

Tencent Considers VR Version of WeChat

Tencent is mulling over plans to develop a virtual reality version of its vastly popular social media and lifestyle platform WeChat, founder Pony Ma revealed today.

Nov 7, 2018
Tang Shihua
ZTE Boosts Strategic Investments in Transport, Auto Sector

ZTE Boosts Strategic Investments in Transport, Auto Sector

ZTE today announced plans to strengthen its strategic investments into the transportation and automotive market.

Nov 7, 2018
Liao Shumin
Tencent Unit Invests In Chinese Online Marketing Startup

Tencent Unit Invests In Chinese Online Marketing Startup

Tencent Holdings has invested CNY16 million (USD2.3 million) in Chinese online marketing startup Shengcan Technology through one of its units.

Nov 6, 2018
Tang Shihua

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