iQiyi debuts anime-based facial recognition dataset

By Miles Goscha

Aug 8, 20191 min read The website of iQiyi. (Image credit: Bigstock/Jarretera)A research team at Baidu’s video platform iQiyi has released a new facial recognition dataset named iCartoonFace, Synced Review reports. The researchers say the anime-base…

Didi, Baidu lay off employees in anti-graft campaign

By Chris Udemans

Aug 5, 20191 min read (Image credit: Bigstock/Desperada)China’s largest search engine Baidu and ride-hailing platform Didi have beefed up their anti-graft campaigns, dismissing more than 40 employees and reporting wrongdoings to the police.
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