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Alibaba Signs Smart City Strategic Agreement For Xiongan New Area

Xiongan New Area has been in the news since insider investors swooped in earlier this year to purchase large swaths of property prior to...

Tencent OS Ceases Services This Week

China's largest portal website company Tencent announced via its online forum that Tencent OS would stop providing services from June 28, 2017. The company recommends...

Hon Hai To Build R&D Center In Wuhan

Hon Hai Group plans to build an innovation research and development center in Wuhan. Apart from smart manufacturing, this new R&D center will further tap...

ARM To Set Up JV In China

British-based ARM and China's HOPU-ARM Innovation Fund signed a memorandum of cooperation in Beijing aiming to set up a joint venture in Shenzhen and...

Tencent's Silicon Valley Data Center Opens While Foreign Firms Lack China Access

Tencent's Silicon Valley data center, which is the company's first data center in the U.S., has commenced operations. Tencent will build four additional overseas data...

Baidu, Visual China Group Reach Strategic Deal

Chinese search engine company Baidu announced that they have reached a strategic deal with Visual China Group and the cooperation includes picture, video and...

Lenovo Launches AP Data Center Partner Program

Chinese PC maker Lenovo has started a new Asia Pacific data center partner program aiming to help Lenovo's channel partners provide the best data...

Lenovo Appoints New President For Brazil

Lenovo announced the appointment Ricardo Bloj as new president for its Brazil business. Bloj joined Lenovo's Brazil branch as chief operating officer in 2016 and...

China's Baidu Enhances DuerOS Smart Chip

Chinese search engine company Baidu launched its digital assistant-focused DuerOS earlier this year, and now is building out its team for its DuerOS smart...

Apple To Add R&D Centers In Shanghai, Suzhou

Apple appears to making up for lost time in China. Its former CEO Steve Jobs never set foot in China, but now the company...

Didi Chuxing Sets Up Research Institute In Silicon Valley

China's Didi Chuxing announced plans to establish its Didi American research institute to attract top scientific research talents for the development in two core...

Foxconn To Purchase 54.5% Stake In SoftBank Subsidiary For USD600 Million

Taiwan's Foxconn Group will invest USD600 million to acquire a 54.5% stake in SoftBank Group Capital Apac, an investment subsidiary of SoftBank Group in...

Nothing Artificial About Baidu's AI Approval In China

The China National Development and Reform Commission has granted Baidu regulatory approval to launch an artificial intelligence research center. The Chinese search engine will focus...

Baidu Ventures Closes First Investment Project With 8i

Baidu Ventures announced that its first investment project cooperating with American VR/AR company 8i has been completed. Baidu Ventures participated in the B round of...

MSRA's Assistant Managing Director Joins Toutiao.com To Push Artificial Intelligence

Ma Weiying, assistant managing director of Microsoft Research Asia, has left Microsoft and joined Toutiao.com as vice president. In his new role, Ma will lead...

Artificial Intelligence Guru Finds Search Engine Baidu

Rumored previously to be heading for a job at Tencent, Lu Qi is now confirmed to be making Baidu is his new home. The Chinese...

IBM Greater China GM Retires

IBM announced that its general manager for Greater China Shally Wang has retired. Wang's tenure ended on January 1, 2017, and Jeff Rhoda was appointed...

Israeli Cloud Security Company Eyed By Chinese Firm

Chinese telecom device maker Huawei reportedly plans to acquire Israeli cloud database security start-up HexaTier for up to US$42 million. The two parties are expected...

Merry Christmas: China's Lenovo Axes 84% Of Its Brazilian Employees

'Tis the season for pink slips and cost-cutting, and PC behemoth Lenovo is putting coal in the stockings of its workers in Brazil. As a...

Fujitsu Confirms PC Merger With Lenovo

Fujitsu's president Tatsuya Tanaka says his company hopes to sign a PC business merger agreement with China's Lenovo before March 31, 2017, which is...

Tencent Cloud Expands Overseas Nodes To 11 More Locations

Tencent Cloud will open 11 additional overseas service nodes by the end of December 2016. Those new service nodes will reportedly cover Seoul, Sydney, Tokyo,...
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