Baidu

Should Shareholder's Disembark Baidu's Slowing Boat In China?

We revisit Baidu and review their two new core strategies.<p>We believe the new endeavors are capital intensive and in markets filled with well-funded …

Business

China tech billionaire: We welcome immigrants

Baidu CEO Robin Li wants more foreign workers to come to China.<p>"This is a good time for China to stand up and say, 'Hey, come to us. We like you. We welcome immigrants,' " the billionaire tech executive told CNNMoney.<p>The suggestion from Li, who co-founded China's largest search engine, comes as the …

China

Baidu & Netflix: Win-Win China Deal; Time to Love Baidu Again? - Asia Stocks to Watch

By Isabella Zhong<p><b>Netflix</b> (NFLX) has finally made a breakthrough in China. The online entertainment company has just secured a licensing deal with …

China

ADRs End Higher; Baidu, Novartis Rise

International stocks trading in New York closed higher on Tuesday.<p>Baidu Inc. (BIDU, K3SD.SG) and Novartis AG (NVS, NOVN.EB) were among the companies with ADRs that traded actively.<p>The BNY Mellon index of American depositary receipts rose 0.8% to 137.38. The European index also increased 0.8% to …

Markets

Netflix finds a path into China through Baidu streaming service

Global streaming giant Netflix has finally found a doorway into the vast Chinese entertainment market, months after pulling back on efforts to launch its service there.<p>The Los Gatos, Calif., company has made a deal to license its original shows to online video platform IQiyi, owned by Chinese …

Netflix

No, the tech giants from California won’t revolutionise transportation

The action in automobile industry has long shifted from Detroit but you can’t change the fact that some of the most iconic car brands on this planet …

Driverless Cars

Q. Why is Baidu sharing its secret self-driving sauce? A. To help China corner the market

<b>Analysis</b> Chinese tech powerhouse Baidu plans to "open up" its self-driving car designs to help automakers in China overtake Western rivals.<p>Big corps …

Driverless Cars

Three kingdoms, two empires: China’s internet giants go global

Three kingdoms, two empiresChina’s internet giants go global<p>Tencent is leading the acquisition spree, with Alibaba a close second<p>print-edition …

China

Harman and Baidu team up on in-car AI for Chinese automakers

At the Shanghai Auto Show on this week, global automotive supplier Harman announced a new partnership with Baidu, the leading Chinese internet services provider. The team-up brings together Samsung-owned Harman’s extensive reach among automakers, and existing expertise in-car infotainment systems, …

Artificial Intelligence

Does Baidu want to be the Android of self-driving?

Chinese search giant Baidu announced on Wednesday that it has open sourced its self-driving technology, through a new project named Apollo.<p>Automakers will be able to look at reference designs for self-driving sensors and use Baidu’s software, which includes a cloud data service to transmit 3D maps …

Predictive Analytics

Baidu, Harman to develop in-car AI solutions for Chinese automakers

Baidu and Samsung subsidiary Harman are teaming up again to develop in-car AI solutions such as automatic speech recognition aimed at the Chinese …

Driverless Cars

Bugdojo launches QA testing tool, Baidu’s Project Apollo, and Facebook’s ‘silent speech’ technology — SD Times news digest: April 20, 2017

Software testing is often overlooked, especially in startups and mid-sized development teams that might not have the right resources or QA team …

Software Development

Baidu to Open Its Self-Driving Car Platform to Outside Developers

Baidu's "Project Apollo" will open access to the Chinese tech firm's self-driving car software.<p>Baidu<p>Chinese tech giant Baidu hopes to accelerate …

Driverless Cars

Baidu Announces Project Apollo, Opening Up its Autonomous Driving Platform

BEIJING, CHINA--(Marketwired - Apr 18, 2017) - Baidu, Inc. (<p>NASDAQ: BIDU), Baidu has today announced a new project named "Apollo" which will provide …

Driverless Cars

Baidu to share self-drive car technology

<b>Chinese internet giant Baidu has said it will share much of the technology it has created for its self-driving cars.</b><p>The firm predicted the move would help drive the development of autonomous vehicles.<p>Called Apollo, the project will make a range of software, hardware and data services available to …

Driverless Cars

A Chinese internet giant just made a big move to compete with Tesla in the self-driving-car space

Baidu, one of China's biggest technology companies, said Tuesday it would open source its self-driving-car software in hopes of accelerating progress.<p>The move shows Baidu is serious about competing with the likes of Tesla as it looks to release the vehicles as part of a shared shuttle service in …

Transportation

Chinese Search Behemoth Baidu Set to Launch Self-Driving Car Technology in July

Baidu (bidu) said on Tuesday it would launch its self-driving car technology for restricted environment in July before gradually introducing fully …

Driverless Cars

Baidu wants to work with everyone on self-driving tech

Like many big technology companies, Chinese giant Baidu has been working on self-driving cars for a few years now, even investing with Ford in LIDAR sensor company Velodyne. Collaborations between tech firms and carmakers are now commonplace, but after an unsuccessful marriage with BMW, Baidu is …

Innovation

Baidu to release its Self-Driving Operating System for free

At the moment, autonomous vehicles are the next big thing. Every automaker is scrambling to come out with new self-driving tech, whether it be …

Driverless Cars

Baidu to open source self-driving tech

Hoping to get autonomous vehicle companies to share a common platform, Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) will share its self-driving technology, while partnering …

Baidu opens up self-driving vehicle platform Apollo, encompassing both hardware and software

Driverless Cars

Bosch Will Work With China’s Baidu on Self-Driving Vehicles

Germany's Robert Bosch will collaborate with Chinese internet giant Baidu and domestic mapping firms AutoNavi and NavInfo on automated driving …

Driverless Cars

Baidu Will Release a Free Operating System for Self-Driving Cars

Baidu is releasing much of the technology behind its self-driving car, a move that it hopes will fast-track the technology’s progress while cementing …

Driverless Cars

Baidu Upgrades Cloud Services With Nvidia Tesla P40 GPUs And Deep Learning Platform

Nvidia announced that Baidu, the biggest search engine in China, now uses the company’s deep learning software platform as well as the latest …

Machine Learning

Baidu’s AI just achieved Zero Shot Learning

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF<p>As babies humans often “just learn” things, it’s a gift, but now AI’s are catching us up and starting to learn in the same …

Artificial Intelligence

Better Buy: Alphabet Inc vs. Baidu Inc (ADR)

The world's biggest search engines square off, and one comes out ahead by a hair.<p>They say that data is so valuable, it is the new oil. With it, you …

Investing

Baidu to buy US firm in AI push

Chinese internet firm Baidu Inc has agreed to acquire US computer vision firm xPerception for an undisclosed amount to support their renewed efforts …

Artificial Intelligence

Quick Take: Baidu Acquires xPerception as Competition in Sensory Computing Heats Up

Posted on 14th April, 2017 by Zach Fuller in Innovation and Uncategorised<p>Chinese tech giant Baidu announced today they will be acquiring xPerception, …

Emerging Technology

Baidu uses AI technology to help abducted child find family

BEIJING — Baidu succeeded in using artificial intelligence to reconnect a man with his family 27 years after he was abducted, the company announced …

Artificial Intelligence

Chinese tech titan Baidu acquires US start-up to boost driverless car efforts

Baidu Inc, China's biggest search engine, agreed to buy xPerception, a U.S. company that develops visual perception software and hardware, as it …

Driverless Cars