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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: sputniknews.com | 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

Humanoid robot Sophia attends "Digital World 2017" exhibition in Bangladesh

Bangladeshi State Minister for Information and Communication Technology Zunaid Ahmed Palak (2nd R) hands over a crest to humanoid robot Sophia (2nd L) during the "Digital World 2017" exhibition in capital Dhaka on Dec. 6, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/7 9:17:05

UNICEF highlights child online safety at World Internet Conference

Four sculptures stood in great contrast to the advanced technology on display in Wuzhen Internet International Conference and Exhibition Center; however, they attracted just as much, if not more, attention from visitors.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/4 16:44:17

China, World 2017 Internet Development reports released

The China Internet Development Report 2017 and World Internet Development Report 2017 were released Monday morning during a press conference at the fourth World Internet Conference (WIC), currently underway in the eastern Chinese city of Wuzhen.
Source: CGTN | 2017/12/4 11:54:40

Five reasons why China is backing AI with billions of yuan

The Fourth World Internet Conference is taking place in Wuzhen, east China's Zhejiang Province, with artificial intelligence (AI) as one of the topics.
Source: CGTN | 2017/12/4 10:05:49