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Stephen Chen / South China Morning Post:
Chinese govt-backed surveillance projects deploy headgear units across industries that detect swings in emotional states of employees by monitoring brainwaves   —  Government-backed surveillance projects are deploying brain-reading technology to detect changes in emotional states in employees …
Apr 30, 2018, 3:55 PMIn context
South China Morning Post:
Sources: Huawei has been working on a mobile OS in case it is cut off from Android; it began the work in response to US 2012 investigation into Huawei and ZTE   —  Having an alternative smartphone OS may have taken on added urgency for China with rising trade tensions with the US.
Apr 27, 2018, 7:00 PMIn context
Iris Deng / South China Morning Post:
Pear Video, a Chinese platform for short videos, raises $98.2M Series A led by Tencent and Baidu   —  Pear Video, which counts People's Daily publicly traded unit as an early investor, raised 617 million yuan (US$98.2 million) in its Series A funding round, led by Tencent and Baidu.
Apr 23, 2018, 5:50 AMIn context
Sarah Dai / South China Morning Post:
Alibaba confirms self-driving car tests, joining Baidu and Tencent in China's autonomous car race   —  The autonomous driving market in China now has a major new player after Alibaba Group confirmed it has been conducting self-driving vehicle tests.  —  Alibaba joins its rival internet giants Baidu …
Apr 17, 2018, 10:45 PMIn context
South China Morning Post:
Chinese on-demand services provider Meituan Dianping buys China's biggest bike-sharing firm Mobike; the deal is worth $2.7B, according to a Chinese news website   —  Meituan-Dianping, one of the world's most valuable start-ups, is pushing into mobility-related services as it expands its offerings …
Apr 3, 2018, 11:00 PMIn context
Meng Jing / South China Morning Post:
Baidu drops its intellectual property theft suit against autonomous driving startup JingChi after it joined Baidu's autonomous driving platform Apollo   —  Baidu, the operator of China's largest online search engine, has dropped its lawsuit against JingChi, an autonomous driving start-up founded …
Mar 8, 2018, 11:55 AMIn context
Sarah Dai / South China Morning Post:
Didi Chuxing partners with 12 carmakers, including the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance, to build an electric vehicle sharing network across China   —  The company will join hands with the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance and Chinese carmakers Geely Auto and BAIC, among others, to offer electric vehicles for hire
Feb 7, 2018, 10:50 PMIn context
Li Tao / South China Morning Post:
Profile of Transsion, a Chinese vendor that is now among the top phone brands in Africa and is making inroads in India with cheap smartphones and feature phones   —  India seen as one of the most important overseas smartphone markets for Chinese brands which face stiff competition at home
Jan 15, 2018, 4:20 AMIn context
Sarah Zheng / South China Morning Post:
Local media reports a Chinese man was sentenced to 5½ years and fined $76,000 for running a VPN business without a license since 2013 in southern China   —  Prison sentence comes amid Beijing's crackdown on internet censorship  —  A man in southern China was sentenced to 5½ years …
Dec 26, 2017, 2:15 AMIn context
South China Morning Post:
Baidu is suing its former autonomous driving chief Wang Jing and his startup JingChi for alleged intellectual property theft   —  China's largest search engine provider suing JingChi, led by former executive Wang Jing, demanding the start-up cease using purportedly stolen technology
Dec 24, 2017, 9:45 PMIn context

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