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…

Meituan starts recruitment drive for mapping services

By Jill Shen

Aug 15, 20191 min read Screenshots showing a list of engineering positions for map services posted by Meituan on a Chinese online recruitment platform (Image credit: TechNode)Meituan Dianping has started hiring for its new mapping and navigation ser…