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Baidu becomes first Chinese firm to join US-led safe AI consortium

Internet search giant Baidu has become the first Chinese company to join a US-led consortium dedicated to the safe development of artificial intelligence. The Partnership...

US scraps driverless car regulations, redefines concept of ‘driver’

The US is scrapping autonomous tech regulations and opening up driverless car tests across the whole country, in a new policy that redefines the...

Google at bay: CEO Sundar Pichai faces his US government accusers

Updated 4 October Internet of Business says Google turned 20 this month, but its CEO was not celebrating on 28 September, as he found himself facing...

Alibaba launches robo-porter, Japan hires disabled people to operate robots

There's plenty of debate surrounding the impact that robotics and artificial intelligence will have on the job sector. Among reams of recent reports, the...

Alibaba announces A.I. chip unit, new Intel IoT edge partnership

UPDATED Chinese ecommerce and technology giant Alibaba has announced that it is to set up a dedicated chip subsidiary. It aims to launch its first self-developed...

SAS chosen as IoT partner for China smart city project

China's eastern city of Wuxi has chosen analytics provider SAS as a strategic Internet of Things (IoT) partner. Wuxi is the latest smart city project...

Trade war: Boxing clever? US hits China with more tech tariffs

Chris Middleton explains why the technology sector is in the firing line of the US-China trade war, while Apple customers may get a shock...

Analytics, IoT, A.I. now more strategically important than cloud: WEF report

The World Economic Forum has unveiled a new report on the Future of Jobs over the next five years, as Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies...

China exploring wireless mega-merger to lead the US in 5G

China is reportedly exploring a mega-merger between two of its three wireless carriers – China United Network Communications Group (China Unicom) and China Telecommunications...

GDPR USA: Why tech industry now lobbying against consumer privacy

OPINION Chris Middleton explains why the IT industry's attempts to curry favour with the White House in order to water down data privacy rules...

Waymo sets up new driverless vehicle division in China

As the trade war rages between Washington and Beijing, Waymo has confirmed that it has decided to join Tesla by opening operations in China...

China: Google backtracks on censored search as employees rebel

China continues to be both a vast business opportunity and an ethical flashpoint for the technology industry. Google CEO Sundar Pichai told employees on 16...
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