Meituan tests delivery robots in Beijing and Shenzhen

By Chris Udemans

Sep 3, 20191 min read A Meituan delivery person on his bike in Shanghai on March 23, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi)Lifestyle services giant Meituan is testing robot food delivery in Beijing and Shenzhen, as the company seeks to reduce oper…

Didi to launch autonomous taxi service in Shanghai

By Chris Udemans

Aug 30, 20191 min read Didi’s robotaxi at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference in Shanghai on August 30, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi)Ride-hailing giant Didi will launch a pilot robotaxi fleet in Shanghai, allowing passengers to b…