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Baidu's iQiyi said to have filed for $1 billion US IPO

China’s popular video streaming service, iQiyi, has filed confidentially for US IPO according to IFR. Sources familiar with the plans said the …

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Baidu launches own blockchain open platform

Baidu, China’s search engine giant, launched today its own BaaS (Blockchain as a Service) open platform.<p>According to the Baidu BaaS website, the …

News (China)

Baidu to have self-driving vehicles in operation in 2018

While most companies competing in the self-driving space are closely guarding their developments, Baidu, a search engine giant from China and leader …

Transportation

Chinese tech giant Baidu just revealed its plan to mass-produce self-driving vehicles beginning this year — and Waymo should be nervous

• <b>Chinese tech giant Baidu announced partnerships to build self-driving vehicles starting in 2018.</b>• <b><br>The company's software will be used in a mini bus and mass-market consumer vehicles.</b>• <b><br>The company has been making significant investments in autonomous driving technology to compete with American companies</b> …

Transportation

Baidu Sees Maps for Self-Driving Cars as Bigger Business Than Web Search - MIT Technology Review

Baidu, China’s largest search company, may one day have an even bigger business: making the detailed high-definition maps needed for autonomous cars …

PAVE

Baidu Sued Over Claim It Illegally Obtained Users’ Data

Baidu Inc., China’s largest search-engine operator, is being sued by a consumer-protection organization that claims it collected users’ information …

Privacy

Baidu Could Beat Google in Self-Driving Cars with a Totally Google Move - MIT Technology Review

It’s a damp evening in early January, and I’m riding shotgun in a Lincoln MKZ hybrid as it traverses the dark streets of Sunnyvale, California. …

Transportation

The Google of China has three new smart speakers at CES 2018

A speaker with facial recognition, a lamp, and a projector will all answer your questions like an Amazon Echo.<p>Baidu is already known as the "Google of China." At CES 2018, the Chinese company wants another title: the "Alexa of China." To that end, Baidu's showing off a trio of smart home helpers at …

Amazon

Nvidia, Baidu, and ZF Team Up on Self-Driving Car Tech for China

The companies expect self-driving cars to hit China's roadways by 2020.<p>Nvidia<p>Stephen EdelsteinView Stephen Edelstein's Articles<p>twitter.com/SAEdelstein<p>…

China

Baidu debuts Apollo 2.0, its latest open self-driving platform

China’s Baidu revealed a major update to its Apollo autonomous driving platform at CES 2018 today, including support for new computing platforms, new reference vehicles, more HD mapping services available on a global scale and other updates. Most notably, the update will give everyone using Apollo …

Baidu updates Apollo project to help developers make self-driving cars

Baidu made a set of announcements at the Consumer Electronics Show today that are all aimed at expanding the reach of its Apollo self-driving car software to better serve developers around the globe. The project has now reached its second major iteration, with support out of the box for creating …

Business

Baidu debuts its Apollo 2.0 autonomous driving platform

Baidu already bills itself as "the Google of China" and like the Mountain View-based search giant, Baidu is working feverishly to develop autonomous driving technologies. At CES 2018 on Monday, Baidu unveiled the fruits of its (and more than 90 industry partners) labor: the Apollo 2.0 …

Transportation

Udacity and Baidu offer free intro course for Apollo self-driving platform

On stage at Baidu’s CES 2018 press conference today, Baidu COO Qi Liu was joined by Udacity founder Sebastian Thrun to announce a new collaboration between the two companies. Thrun revealed that Baidu and Udacity will collaborate in a number of areas, including, “for the first time, building …

When Might BlackBerry Start To See Revenue From Its Collaboration Effort With Baidu?

On Jan 3, 2018 BlackBerry and Baidu partnered to accelerate connected and autonomous vehicle technology.<p>Baidu's 'Apollo' program aims to enable cars …

Business

Baidu launches version 2.0 of its Apollo self-driving moonshot

The Chinese giant brings increased functionality and better mapping to its open-source autonomous driving platform.<p>Chinese search engine and artificial intelligence giant Baidu announced the second version of its Apollo open, autonomous driving platform today at CES in Las Vegas.<p>Baidu's Apollo …

Transportation

Baidu completes public road test of driverless car in Silicon Valley

Chinese internet and technology giant Baidu has completed a road test of its L4 driverless car, which is equipped with its Apollo2.0 autonomous …

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Baidu teams with US paratransit agency on LA self-driving pilot

Baidu’s rolling out a new autonomous driving pilot in the U.S. under its Baidu USA division, working in partnership with Access Services, a paratransit provider that offers transit 24/7 in the LA county area to clients who need assistance in getting around.<p>The small-scale pilot will cover a few …

Baidu back in the dock accused of illegally obtaining user data

Chinese search giant Baidu is being sued for illegally obtaining user data such as location and contacts, according to the Jiangsu Consumer Council …

News (China)

Baidu taps BlackBerry software for autonomous platform

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Transportation and Logistics Briefing subscribers hours before it appeared on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here.</i><p>Chinese search giant Baidu announced it will build BlackBerry's QNX connected car operating system (OS) into its …

Why BlackBerry's Autonomous Driving Deal With Baidu Is Significant

BlackBerry signed a deal with Chinese internet giant Baidu to jointly develop self-driving vehicle technology, in what is seen as a shot in the arm for BlackBerry’s automotive ambitions. BlackBerry’s stock rose by about 13% in Wednesday’s trading following the announcement. While BlackBerry has …

BlackBerry, Baidu announce autonomous vehicle partnership

Canadian telecommunications software company BlackBerry and China's web giant Baidu on Wednesday announced a partnership for autonomous and connected …

AI Silicon Gets Mixed Report Card

A senior researcher at Baidu gave the latest crop of deep learning accelerators a mixed report card based on in-house tests.

Deep Learning

BlackBerry's QNX, Baidu to collaborate, integrate on autonomous cars

The Baidu partnership is the latest to highlight momentum for BlackBerry's QNX platform.<p>BlackBerry said it will collaborate with Baidu to integrate …

BlackBerry

Baidu teams up with BlackBerry on self-driving and connected car tech

Chinese internet tech giant Baidu will work with Canada’s BlackBerry in a partnership that will see QNX used as the basis for Baidu’s Apollo self-driving platform, and which will also see Baidu’s CarLife smartphone software for in-car use, DuerOS AI assistant and HD maps integrated into …

Technology

BlackBerry +6% with QNX to anchor Baidu self-driving cars

• BlackBerry (NYSE:BB) has come out of the session open up 6% after more connected-car news, with reports that its QNX will anchor the Apollo …

Stock Markets

Baidu and BlackBerry announce partnership on autonomous car initiatives, including using BlackBerry's QNX OS in Baidu's Apollo self-driving vehicle platform

Driverless Cars

Baidu to showcase moon shot self-driving programme as China amps up national AI plan

1 / 2<p>Baidu to showcase moon shot self-driving programme as China amps up national AI plan<p>Baidu, the most heavily invested in artificial intelligence …

China

3 Reasons Investors Aren't Betting Against Baidu Anymore

China's online search leader is at its lowest short interest of 2017. Healthy organic revenue, widening profit margin, and a low risk rating are …

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Why Baidu Is Suing Its Former Autonomous Driving Chief – Bloomberg

Why Baidu Is Suing Its Former Autonomous Driving Chief<p>Why Baidu Is Suing Its Former Autonomous Driving Chief<p>Why Baidu Is Suing Its Former Autonomous …