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China striving for a place in blockchain-defined future

Behind the skyrocketing passion for blockchain, a buzzword that has penetrated Chinese social media over the past few days, is the nation's strategic vision: striving for a place in the ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/29 19:23:41

Silicon Valley obsession dents India's tech prowess

Not long after, there will be cheers again for Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), India's top tech company, to once again outdo IBM in market value. The sad part yet to ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/26 19:48:40

China needs new push to become global AI leader

China needs to stay coolheaded and push for technology-based innovation amid escalating trade tensions with the US. This seems especially the case in the arena of AI, which has increasingly ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/29 20:53:40

China-EU tech links can mend tech world's split

Closer tech links between China and Europe, a trend that's already catching on, could be the smartest way to mend the tech world which has been split apart by the ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/17 19:08:41

R&D investment underscores Huawei's success

Since the December 1 arrest, in Vancouver, of its chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou, Shenzhen-based multinational conglomerate Huawei Technologies Co has indisputably become the most high-profile Chinese company by which ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/14 14:45:20

Focusing on technology investments and innovations in 2019

The trade war with the US for the past 10 months has taught Chinese people one truth – that is to steadfastly invest in technology innovations, in order to shore ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/9 19:43:41

China on the way to becoming a major space power

While commercialization has become a common noun in a world that's being propelled by business innovation, its usage in the space sector remains something new, which is especially true with ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/27 22:03:06

Overseas cooperation vital for VR sector to succeed

While there has been much discussion of the tech world rivalry and competition between China and the US, the sphere of immersive technologies arguably calls for greater joint collaborative efforts. ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/12 19:28:41

China's lower-tier cities offer big market opportunity

All opportunities come from contradictions and variations, as is the case with stocks – without rises and falls, no one would have the opportunity to make a profit. Therefore, it ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/11 19:43:40

Chinese firms taking giant leaps in race for space

Chinese businesses are becoming more active in the commercial space sector, and this will be vital for building the nation's strength in an industry that is increasingly important for future ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/2 21:13:39

Commercialization key for China's AI strength

China's passionate pursuit of technology- and innovation-driven development has the country on the lookout for emerging tech trends. In a remarkable sign, artificial intelligence (AI) has over the past few ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/28 19:13:40

New skills and ethical standards needed for AI era

Artificial intelligence (AI) has become all the rage in today's tech-dominated world, with ample potential benefits from various AI-enabled applications, despite concerns that machines will take over from humans. AI-related ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/24 21:08:39

China's stock market needs new regulatory framework

The stark contrast between China's sagging A shares and still-resilient US stocks, both clouded by the China-US trade row, should be a wake-up call against just paying lip service to ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/26 23:28:41

Lenovo faces tough task to bring back glory days after sales slump, 5G controversy

Chinese PC giant Lenovo took the wraps off its new flagship smartphone model last week. It came after a turbulent month, in which the Hong Kong-listed company lost its place ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/10 20:18:40

Kai-fu Lee's new AI consultancy sounds promising but competition in the field is growing fast

Kai-fu Lee's venture capital firm Sinovation Ventures on Tuesday announced a new artificial intelligence (AI) subsidiary. But the former Google China president's new offshoot, essentially a business model innovation that ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/23 21:33:41

Blockchain offers new gateway for China's progress

There are massive opportunities for blockchain technology in emerging economies, especially China, where there are serious thoughts about integrating blockchain into the increasingly innovation-oriented economy.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/20 20:48:41

Online options feeding boom in secondhand car sales in China

Secondhand cars are becoming increasingly popular in China, with the nation's auto market maturing and its internet-savvy population availing of a growing number of auto trading sites.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/15 21:48:40

China should have role in setting global AI standards

The fast-paced adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) in China, home to the world's largest internet-using population, should not only validate the immense investment in the nation's AI sector, but should ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/26 21:13:40