Deepfakes are not a threat to facial payments, for now

By Nicole Jao

Sep 11, 20193 min read WeChat facial recognition payment. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi)A new Chinese app allowing users to implant their faces into scenes from well-known movies and TV shows landed at the end of last month. Zao quickly stormed …

Baidu unveils Kunlun-powered cloud server at WAIC

By Nicole Jao

Aug 29, 20191 min read The outside of Baidu building in Zhangjiang High Technology Park in Shanghai. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi)Baidu unveiled on Thursday at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) a powerful new cloud server whic…

Baidu’s revenue beats estimates, profits fall 60%

By Chris Udemans

Aug 20, 20192 min read The outside of Baidu building in Zhangjiang High Technology Park in Shanghai. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi)Search giant Baidu’s second-quarter net income fell more than 60% year on year despite beating revenue expectation…