China launches first AI lab for broadcasting

China's first artificial intelligence (AI)laboratory for broadcasting opened on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/18 23:12:27

New tech to read human emotion via camera

A Chinese firm announced Saturday it had developed technology to efficiently detect human emotion, even through using cameras on mobile phones.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/18 8:44:29

China develops world's fastest unmanned boat

China has developed the world's fastest unmanned boat, the Tianxing-1, which has a maximum speed of more than 50 knots (92.6 km/h), according to Science and Technology Daily on Tuesday.
Source: | 2017/12/17 11:11:27

Facebook admits spending too much time on social media likely to harm offline social relations

Facebook, the world's top social media giant, acknowledged Friday that spending excessive time on its website without interacting with friends and family members may hurt social relations offline.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/17 9:57:23

AI reveals first distant solar system rivaling our own in planet number

Scientists announced on Thursday they have found, for the first time, an eighth planet in a distant star system, tying it with our own solar system for having the most known planets.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/15 7:51:22

China moves to boost 3D printing

China has moved to bolster its 3D printing sector with favorable policies from stronger fiscal support to easier financing as it counts on high-tech, emerging sectors to drive the economy.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/14 8:34:16

2017 Int'l Innovation & Entrepreneurship Expo opens in Beijing

A robot plays finger-guessing game with human at 2017 International Innovation & Entrepreneurship Expo in Beijing, capital of China, Dec. 9,2017. The three-day expo kicked off at Beijing International Convention Center on Friday. Photo:Xinhua
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/10 7:38:25

In boost for national security, China missile firm domesticates computer network

China's largest missile weapon designer and manufacturer has created the country's largest computer network system based on domestically developed processors in a bid to boost information security, the company announced Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/7 20:53:39

World's first SMS was sent 25 years ago. Guess what it read

Happy birthday to the first SMS (Short Message Service). December 3 marks 25 years since mobile telephones moved beyond mere audio.
Source: | 2017/12/7 20:08:14

China counting down to 5G commercialization

Downloading a 6-gigabyte file in less than two seconds using 5G technology is not a far stretch, as China is preparing for the commercialization of the next generation of mobile communication technology.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/7 14:24:08