Posts Tagged ‘search engine’

Tencent May Have Just Defeated Baidu At Its Own Game In China

Baidu is a poorly-executed search engine. But with both government regulations handcuffing its development and lack of competition in China, …


Nothing Artificial About Baidu’s AI Approval In China

The China National Development and Reform Commission has granted Baidu regulatory approval to launch an artificial intelligence research center. The …


Baidu’s Latest Acquisition Strengthens Its Smart Home Services

Smart home technology company Raven Tech is reportedly being bought by Chinese search engine Baidu for an undisclosed sum. Chinese …


Chinese Search Engine Baidu Gains Online Banking License

Not only will China’s biggest search engine have access to netizens’ online search habits, it will soon also hold dominion …


Nobody At The Steering Wheel In Baidu’s Apollo Project

Baidu has launched a new project named “Apollo”, which will provide an open, complete, and secure software platform to its …


Ban On Foreign Investment In Chinese Tech Businesses Scuttles Deal

USA dollars and moneyThe frustrations for foreign companies doing business in China are on display in a new incident that shows how government …


China’s Baidu Makes American Blockchain Investment

Bitcoin virtual currencyChinese search engine Baidu.com has made a fintech investment in an American blockchain company. U.S. Bitcoin start-up Circle Internet Financial …


New Chinese Search Engine Deal Removes Some Frustration

Sogou.com Scholar searchHow frustrating is it to conduct a search on China’s leading search engine and not easily find the correct answer? …


Global Users Will Soon Trust Baidu Maps Around The World

lostChinese search engine Baidu.com, which censors its nuanced and oft-irrelevant search results, is now hoping its global maps will be …


Baidu Wallet Expands Forex Payment Services Outside China

Thailand ForexChinese fintech companies are spreading globally, with Baidu Wallet the latest service to make offerings outside of mainland China. The …