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Yuan Yang / Financial Times:
Baidu says its video streaming service iQiyi saw video uploads increase 20x from 2014 to 2017, but with machine learning, censorship staff only doubled to 500   —  The rise of artificial intelligence is threatening jobs in many traditional sectors, from truck driving to banking …
May 28, 2018, 9:25 AMIn context
Financial Times:
After EU's €2.4B fine for Google anti-trust abuses in shopping search results, Yelp files complaint with EU over similar alleged abuses with Google Local Search   —  Yelp has filed a complaint with the EU's antitrust watchdog against Google, arguing that the search company has abused …
May 22, 2018, 3:25 PMIn context
Mehreen Khan / Financial Times:
Majority of European Parliament members are pushing to live stream Mark Zuckerberg's testimony, due to be given in a private session on Tuesday   —  MEPs have revolted against plans for Mark Zuckerberg to attend a closed-door grilling in the European Parliament next week, demanding that the meeting be live-streamed on the internet.
May 19, 2018, 9:05 PMIn context
Alan Beattie / Financial Times:
A look at data protectionism and how it impacts global trade, as governments seek localized data and activists fight for privacy   —  Scania is well used to its vehicles being delayed at border crossings by officious customs officers and laborious paperwork.
May 15, 2018, 4:35 AMIn context
Hannah Kuchler / Financial Times:
How Eventbrite, a major ticketing and event management platform, grew its business through many acquisitions, including last year's $200M Ticketfly acquisition   —  Julia Hartz knows that when you buy companies, you buy people.  Founders must be kept, employees embraced and customers comforted.
May 14, 2018, 11:25 PMIn context
Tim Bradshaw / Financial Times:
Didi Chuxing receives permit to test self-driving cars in California, becoming the 53rd company to receive such a permit from the state's DMV   —  Chinese ride-hailing group Didi Chuxing has been given the go-ahead to start testing self-driving cars in California, as it looks to catch …
May 14, 2018, 10:20 AMIn context
Hannah Kuchler / Financial Times:
Facebook unveils 20 issues that will require more disclosure from advertisers targeting the US to help label and place the ads in a political ad archive   —  Facebook will require extra checks from people buying advertisements on political issues ranging from abortion and guns …
May 8, 2018, 8:00 PMIn context
Financial Times:
Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent are investing heavily in short videos as the format explodes in China; analyst says the top four apps had 582M users last quarter   —  The rapid growth of short-video start-ups has prompted China's biggest technology groups to plough funds into the sector, as Baidu …
May 5, 2018, 7:50 PMIn context
Tim Bradshaw / Financial Times:
Apple announces new $100B share buyback plan, hikes its dividend by 16%, says customers again chose iPhone X more than any other model every week in the quarter   —  Apple launched a new $100bn share buyback scheme and lifted its dividend by 16 per cent, as it reported a 30 per cent jump …
May 1, 2018, 5:13 PMIn context
Emma Dunkley / Financial Times:
Sources: Ping An Good Doctor, a Chinese online healthcare platform, raises $1.1B in Hong Kong's biggest IPO this year   —  Ping An Good Doctor, a Chinese healthcare and technology company, has raised HK$8.77bn ($1.1bn) in the largest Hong Kong flotation this year, paving the way for a string …
Apr 27, 2018, 12:10 PMIn context

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