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China aims to become global AI leader by 2030 | ZDNet

The Chinese government has laid out a three-step blueprint to make the country the number one artificial intelligence hub globally.<p>China's top …

Artificial Intelligence

Leak: This is the Nokia 8 in the flesh

HMD Global’s next Nokia phone will be a flagship device meant to fight directly against Samsung’s best Android phones, and Apple’s upcoming new …

Mobile Technology

Microsoft Stock Reaches 52-Week Highs After Baidu Deal | Investopedia

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT​) shares rose to new all-time highs after the company announced an autonomous vehicle partnership with Baidu, Inc. …

Microsoft Corporation

Here's Why The Best Is Yet to Come for Baidu, Inc. -- The Motley Fool

Baidu has been a lackluster stock over the past year, but it’s still a smart long-term buy.<p><b>Baidu</b> (NASDAQ:BIDU) has been a laggard in the Chinese tech …

Stocks

China Is Set on Becoming the World's Leader in AI

China is making a serious bid to become the world’s leader in artificial intelligence (AI), the technology widely expected to drive innovation in …

Artificial Intelligence

Self-Driving Cars Must Earn Our Trust, Says Intel’s Autonomous Chief

Intel’s Jack Weast shares new lessons about robo cars. For one: they’ll fail if they don’t tell us clearly and consistently what they are up to, and why.<p>Intel may have missed out on the smartphone boom, but it’s determined to get a foothold in smart cars. In January, the company unveiled a line of …

Transportation

Microsoft, Baidu team up on self-driving technology

Microsoft and Chinese search giant Baidu are joining forces to spearhead the development of self-driving vehicles outside China through the former’s …

Transportation

Microsoft helps expand China's self-driving tech with Baidu

Partners of the Chinese search giant’s Apollo project can now share their technology outside the mainland via Microsoft Azure.<p>Microsoft wants in on China's ambitions in driverless technology.<p>The tech giant has partnered with Baidu, China's biggest search engine, to provide its Apollo partners with …

China

Baidu's Apollo Lifts Off: Microsoft Taking Open-Source Robocar Project Global

Fast on the heels of Baidu’s announcement that more than 50 companies have joined its open-source “Project Apollo” initiative to perfect driverless car technology, Microsoft is enlisting to help the China-centric effort expand into the U.S. and Europe.<p>Under the terms of the partnership between the …

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Microsoft to help Baidu’s ‘Android of autonomous cars’ go global

We already knew Microsoft Azure Cloud was a member of Baidu’s Apollo self-driving platform alliance, but now Microsoft has revealed more details about what it will be providing the cross-industry partnership. Basically, Microsoft will be offering cloud infrastructure services via Azure for …

Disruption

Microsoft And Baidu Join Forces To Compete In Autonomous Driving

Microsoft and Baidu revealed a collaboration in autonomous driving.<p>Microsoft will provide Azure cloud to the Baidu's platform outside China.<p>The …

Microsoft

Chinese government tells Tencent, Baidu to improve censorship

• China’s cyber authority has ordered Tencent (OTCPK:TCEHY, OTCPK:TCTZD), Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), and others to commit to “immediate cleaning and …

Censorship

Microsoft and Baidu partner on self-driving car tech

Chinese search giant Baidu announced Tuesday that it will be partnering with Microsoft's Azure cloud computing services division to offer software …

Microsoft

Baidu using Microsoft’s cloud to power self-driving-car project outside China

Microsoft has taken a back seat in the highly competitive race to develop self-driving cars, but its neutral position has borne some fruit.

China

Microsoft and Baidu announce self-driving car partnership

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) announce an autonomous vehicle partnership based on Baidu’s Apollo platform and program.<p>Microsoft’s …

Microsoft

Microsoft is teaming up with its Chinese frenemy to do for cars what Android did for phones

Microsoft on Tuesday announced an expanded partnership with its long-time rival, the Chinese search giant Baidu, to help push self-driving cars into the mainstream.<p>Notably, while Microsoft has long worked with auto manufacturers to build software for internet-connected cars, this is the company's …

Microsoft

Microsoft Cloud Joins Baidu's Apollo Autonomous Driving Program

The companies will use Microsoft's cloud to extend Baidu's autonomous driving technology platform beyond China.

Enterprise Tech

Microsoft cloud to help Baidu self-driving car effort

Microsoft's cloud computing platform will be used outside China for collaboration by members of a self-driving car alliance formed by Chinese …

Microsoft

Baidu taps Microsoft Azure to power its self-driving car tech outside of China

Baidu has been among the most aggressive companies driving research into self-driving cars with artificial intelligence, and it announced Tuesday …

Artificial Intelligence

Baidu will use Microsoft Azure services for self-driving cars | ZDNet

Baidu will be making use of some of Microsoft's Azure services, as part of MIcrosoft's Connected Vehicle tookit, in delivering its self-driving car …

Technology

Baidu: What to Expect From Q2 Earnings

<b>Baidu</b> (BIDU) is expected to unveil June quarter earnings after markets close in New York next Thursday.<p>Jefferies analyst Karen Chan expects the …

Markets

Bernstein reiterates Underperform on Baidu

Baidu (BIDU +0.7%) isn't Google, Bernstein says in reiterating its (relatively) lonely bearish take on the Chinese search/video giant.<p>For one thing, …

Business

China may match or beat America in AI

AT THE start of this year, two straws in the wind caught the attention of those who follow the development of artificial intelligence (AI) globally. …

Programming

Baidu starts self-driving car test program in China

Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) plans to start testing autonomous vehicles in the city of Baoding within the Hebei province, according to Shanghaiist citing …

Transportation

Race for Self-Driving Cars Gears Up in Asia

Disruption

Nvidia, Baidu join hands to accelerate AI

Nvidia and Baidu have announced a broad partnership to bring the world’s leading artificial intelligence technology to cloud computing, self-driving …

Artificial Intelligence

Baidu plans to enhance focus on AI efforts

Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) has shifted its focus from internet services to artificial intelligence, according to comments from President and COO Lu Qi.<p>The …

Artificial Intelligence

Baidu Back Under Microscope Over Search Suspicions

<i>Bottom line: A new scandal involving results that favor a major advertiser on Baidu’s mapping service could have a minor impact on the company’s</i> …

Key Baidu exec leaves to create own AI startup

Andrew Ng, a co-founder of Coursera and Baidu chief scientist for three years, has left the company to create his own AI startup, called Deeplearning.ai.<p>Ng has been a prominent face at Baidu, helping the company’s expansion into artificial intelligence and autonomous cars. In his leaving message, …

Artificial Intelligence

Baidu Adds Momentum To NVIDIA's Lead In AI

It is not much of an exaggeration to say that Artificial Intelligence (AI), in its present form, would not be possible without NVIDIA GPUs. NVIDIA has enjoyed near-universal support from some of the largest adopters of Machine Learning technology, as NVIDIA’s speedy GPUs accelerate the training and …

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