Upgraded AI surveillance helps nab student suspected in mother’s murder

(Image credit: Bigstock/AndreyPopov) A star student from a China’s top…


Briefing: China on track to officially ban ‘deepfakes’

China Prohibits ‘Deepfake’ AI Face Swapping Techniques – Synced What…


Briefing: China faces criticism for surveillance systems sold to Ecuador

Made in China, Exported to the World: The Surveillance State – The New York…


Briefing: China lags behind US in high-tech unicorns

China no match for US unicorns in AI, big data and robotics as it continues to…


Briefing: Former Tencent AI Lab head joins Sinovation Ventures

前腾讯AI Lab主任张潼加盟创新工场 兼任科研合伙人 - Sina Tech What happened: Zhang Tong, former head…


Briefing: Facial recognition firm Megvii seeks $800 million IPO

Chinese AI start-up Megvii said to plan IPO in either Hong Kong or New York to…


Briefing: Li Feifei to lead Stanford institute for 'human-centered' AI

Stanford University launches the Institute for Human-Centered Artificial…


Is China prepared for the real impact of AI?

(Image credit: BigStock/Tillhunter) Amy Webb, the much-revered founder of the…


Alibaba debuts a chatbot to tackle robocalls

(Image credit: Alibaba) A smart assistant recently launched by Alibaba may be…


Baidu president the first to retire in bid to reinvent

Baidu president Zhang Yaqin (Image credit: Baidu). Baidu unveiled its executive…