WAIC 2019 in photos: The rise of industrial AI

By Shi Jiayi

Aug 30, 20191 min read This year’s theme for the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC), one of the largest tech events organized by the Chinese government, was “Intelligence Connectivity Infinite Possibilities.” Held in Shanghai, it provid…

Baidu’s AI bet is more than it can afford

By Nina Xiang

Aug 29, 20196 min read Baidu was present at CES Asia 2019, where it showcased the latest developments of the Baidu Apollo system. Image credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)DeepMind’s losses of $570 million last year laid bare the challenges facing the arti…