SCI-TECH

China moves firmly ahead with incentives to boost AI


From the central government to local authorities, China is firmly moving ahead to develop its artificial intelligence (AI) sector, as part of a major effort to push forward new technologies and upgrade the traditional manufacturing sector.

Falling off the bike proves painful for many investors

On the sidewalks of Shanghai and Beijing, once bright-yellow Ofo bicycles lie in varying states of disrepair - chains unhooked, wheels buckled and paint starting to fade - reflecting the ...

Facebook, Google tools reveal new political ad tactics

Public databases that shine a light on online political ads – launched by Facebook and Google before Tuesday's US elections – offer the public the first broad view of how ...


Xi honors two academicians with China's top science award

President Xi Jinping presented China's top science award to Liu Yongtan and Qian Qihu on Tuesday for their outstanding contributions to scientific and technological innovation.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/8 15:03:22

Chinese scientists develop anticorrosion method for steel in marine engineering

Chinese scientists have used marine bacteria to inhibit the corrosion of steel materials through genetic editing, according to the China Science Daily Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/8 14:59:33

China opens first national selenium R&D center

China's first national selenium research and development (R&D) center opened Sunday in Wuhan, capital of Central China's Hubei Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/7 8:58:07

China Focus: Relay satellite Queqiao plays key role in exploring moon's far side

China's Chang'e-4 probe has started the exploration on the far side of the moon thanks to the relay satellite that provides a communication link with ground control.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/7 8:50:28

Chinese scientists succeed in developing clonal seeds from hybrid rice

Chinese scientists have succeeded in developing clonal seeds from hybrid rice, said an online paper published in Nature Biotechnology Friday night.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/6 7:41:14

China's Huawei opens first flagship store in Saudi Arabia

The Chinese tech giant Huawei on Saturday announced the inauguration of its first flagship store in Saudi Arabia, which is also its largest store in the Middle East and Africa. ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/6 7:40:04

Russia's Roscosmos head congratulates Chinese colleagues on successful landing of Chang'e-4

The head of the Russian state space corporation Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin, Thursday congratulated the Chinese colleagues on the successful landing of the Chang'e-4 probe.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/5 13:28:53

China's lunar rover drives smoothly on moon's far side

Lunar rover Yutu-2 has been driving on the far side of the moon after separating from the lander and scientific devices on both the lander and rover are currently gathering ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/5 13:25:02

China's lunar rover drives smoothly on moon's far side

Lunar rover Yutu-2 has been driving on the far side of the moon after separating from the lander and scientific devices on both the lander and rover are currently gathering ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/4 23:43:44

Lunar probe links with relay satellite, goes 'walking'

Yutu II, the rover of China's Chang'e-4 lunar probe, established an independent data transmission link with the Queqiao relay satellite on Friday, according to an update by the China National ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/4 23:26:27

China's Chang'e 4 makes first-ever soft landing on moon's far side

Chang'e-4 made the first-ever soft landing on the far side of the moon at 10:26 Thursday morning, marking a breakthrough in human exploration of the universe, according to a statement ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/3 12:17:35

Chinese experts set foot in 6G research

Southeast University in eastern China's Jiangsu Province said Thursday that a team has begun to research 6G mobile networks.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/4 9:43:26

China names new moon rover "Yutu-2"

China has chosen the name "Yutu-2", or Jade Rabbit-2, for its new moon rover, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) announced late Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/4 9:36:15