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#FredinChina: A producer uses live stream to boost Chinese Pride over US movies

Fred Raillard | Posted 05.24.2016 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer of FRED & FARID, a social, content, tech solutions for brands company based in Paris, Sh...

#FredinChina: Google Tilt Brush, from sci-fi to reality

Fred Raillard | Posted 05.24.2016 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer of FRED & FARID, a social, content, tech solutions for brands company based in Paris, Sh...

#FredinChina: A huge medical scandal shakes the giant Baidu

Fred Raillard | Posted 05.11.2016 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer of FRED & FARID, a social, content, tech solutions for brands company based in Paris, Sh...

China's Mobile Payment Revolution Is Going to Africa

Claire van den Heever | Posted 02.26.2016 | World
Claire van den Heever

CAPE TOWN, South Africa -- Gaining market share in Africa is a very different kettle of fish. Tencent, Alibaba and Baidu's red envelope rivalry may remain limited to China for now, but a battle for access to Africa's burgeoning mobile Internet market could be on the horizon, too.

Chief Scientist at Baidu,Andrew Ng, Explains if Artificial Intelligence Is A Threat To Humanity

Quora | Posted 02.08.2016 | Technology
Quora

Is AI an existential threat to humanity? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by peopl...

Chinese Service Sector Eunuchs: Bigger but Impotent

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 01.19.2016 | Business
Tom Doctoroff

The government's refusal to loosen the reins of control and welcome both bottom-up entrepreneurialism and foreign investment in "sensitive" areas prevents service industries from flourishing.

The World's Most Influential Voices of 2015

Nathan Gardels | Posted 12.07.2015 | World
Nathan Gardels

The 2015 Global Thought Leaders Index, a "collective intelligence" analysis that maps the global conversation on the Internet and ranks its most influential voices, has just been released by The WorldPost and the Zurich-based Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute. For the first time, the annual index measures not only the globally-dominant English language infosphere, but also the other main language infospheres of Spanish and Chinese, as well as German. Altogether we rank the nearly 400 people who are most often mentioned and discussed online, ranging in the global index from Pope Francis, who ranks #1, to Turkish novelist Orhan Pamuk at #4, Edward Snowden at #5 and cellist Yo-Yo Ma at #9.

WATCH: This Stunning Music Video Was Made By Artificial Intelligence

Fusion | Farah_Mohamed | Posted 11.23.2015 | World

We’re in the middle of a new artistic renaissance, one in which artificial-intelligence algorithms are helping artists develop new types of stories,...

China's New Five-Year Plan Embraces the Third Industrial Revolution

Nathan Gardels | Posted 11.05.2015 | World
Nathan Gardels

BEIJING -- China's future development is about economic transformation. Through green growth and the application of Internet technologies, China can spur new opportunities and foster global sustainable development.

(VIDEO) China's Search Giant Baidu in Strategic Alliance with Taboola

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.18.2016 | Media
Andy Plesser

Baidu, China's largest search engine, has entered into a strategic investment with content recommendation company Taboola, the companies announced to...

Nico Pitney

Inside The Mind That Built Google Brain: On Life, Creativity, And Failure

HuffingtonPost.com | Nico Pitney | Posted 09.30.2015 | Technology

(Photo: Jemal Countess/Getty) Here's a list of universities with arguably the greatest computer science programs: Carnegie Mellon, MIT, UC Berk...

Chopsticks Of The Future Will Count Your Calorie Intake For You

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 09.23.2014 | Taste

The future is NOW.

Europe's High Court Has No Business Telling Google How to Edit Its Search Results

Peter Scheer | Posted 07.14.2014 | Technology
Peter Scheer

The EU court decision is an embarrassment. It reads like a bureaucracy interpreting tax regulations, not a high court balancing first principles of free speech and individual privacy.

The Picket Fenced Internet: Why Free Communication Is Over...If It Ever Existed?

Eric Yaverbaum | Posted 09.30.2013 | Technology
Eric Yaverbaum

The glory days of the World Wide Web are now long in the past for all of us. In the post-Snowden era, the open Internet will only be experienced in history books - the ones that aren't censored, anyway.

From My Experience As CHINICT's Founder: 5 Best Practices to Build and Run a Business in China As a Foreigner

Franck Nazikian | Posted 09.29.2013 | Business
Franck Nazikian

Over the past few years, I have been asked what it takes to be successful as a foreigner in China. Here are a few thoughts inspired by my tales as an entrepreneur in the Internet industry in the Middle Kingdom.

All Your Books Are Belong To Us

George Heymont | Posted 07.04.2013 | Arts
George Heymont

There's an old saying that "knowledge is power." However, long before anyone had written up a job description for an "intellectual property" lawyer, people were battling over who should and should not have access to knowledge.

Google Glass Is Getting Some Competition

Reuters | Posted 06.03.2013 | Technology

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Baidu Inc , China's largest search engine, is developing prototype digital eyewear similar to Google Inc's Google Glass that wil...

The Next CEOs - 10 CEO Ready Leaders

Mike Myatt | Posted 05.01.2013 | Business
Mike Myatt

The 10 leaders profiled below represent different industries, different disciplines, and even a few different countries, but they all share one thing in common - they're all CEO ready. Meet my predictions (in no particular order) for the next crop of chief executives...

Chinese Companies Wave Flag To Profit From Anti-Japan Protests

Reuters | Posted 11.17.2012 | Business

By Jason Subler SHANGHAI, Sept 18 (Reuters) - The image of a small island topped by a massive Chinese flag that dominated the home pag...

China Search Engine Workers Arrested For Deleting Posts For Money

BBC | Posted 10.06.2012 | Technology

Three employees of China's main search engine Baidu have been arrested on suspicion of having accepted bribes to delete posts from its forum service....

Search Engines Working With Chinese Government To Reduce Hacks

Reuters | Posted 02.29.2012 | Technology

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - The Chinese government is working with domestic Internet search engines like Baidu Inc and Sohu.com and financial institutions to...

Ryan Grim

Spreading Freedom: Google And The War For The Web

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 11.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- You can't swing a dead cat video in Washington lately without hitting a lobbyist, consultant, attorney or adviser on retainer to Google ...

China's Google Rival Readies Android Challenger

Posted 11.06.2011 | Technology

By Melanie Lee SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Dell Inc and China's top search engine Baidu Inc plan to jointly develop tablet computers and mobile phones, ta...

Bing Inks Huge Deal With China's Largest Search Engine

Posted 09.03.2011 | Technology

By Jason Subler and Georgina Prodhan SHANGHAI/LONDON (Reuters) - China's Baidu is to partner with Microsoft for English-language search, giving the...

A FIRST: Americans Sue China Over Internet Censorship

Posted 07.19.2011 | Technology

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - Eight New York residents sued Baidu Inc and the Chinese government on Wednesday, accusing China's biggest ...