Baidu tops California’s new self-driving report

By Jill Shen

Feb 28, 20202 min read Baidu began piloting robotaxi services with a fleet of 45 autonomous cars in the central Chinese city of Changsha on Sept. 26, 2019. (Image credit: Baidu)

Chinese search engine giant Baidu reported the lowest rate of human …

Travel in China creeps back as Covid-19 cases ease

By Emma Lee

Feb 28, 20201 min read (Image credit: Fliggy)

China’s online travel platforms have seen an uptick in transportation and hotel reservations as the Covid-19 epidemic shows signs of leveling off in the country.

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Carmakers could solve China’s face mask shortage

By Jill Shen

Feb 28, 20205 min read Workers at De Fute, a parts supplier to SAIC-GM, making masks in a plant in the southern Chinese province of Guangxi. (Image credit: SAIC-GM)

No one ever expected that the face mask could be a strategic material, but n…