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Baidu AI voice assistant Xiaodu closes funding at $ 5.1 billion valuation

Men interact with a Baidu AI robot near the company logo at its headquarters in Beijing, China on April 23, 2021. REUTERS / Florence Lo Aug. 24 (Reuters) – Chinese tech giant Baidu Inc (9888.HK) announced on Tuesday that its artificial intelligence (AI) voice assistant Xiaodu Technology has entered into a Series B financing for […]

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Google Rival Baidu Created AI Chip For Autonomous Driving And More

Baidu unveiled its latest Kunlun II chip at the Baidu World Conference. It’s claimed to be two to three times faster than its predecessor, but what’s more important here is that the unit is an artificial intelligence chip that can be used for self-driving cars as well. The Chinese search giant, essentially Google’s rival in […]

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Baidu sees strong demand in $ 1 billion bond issue despite China’s regulatory concerns

HONG KONG, Aug. 19 (Reuters) – Baidu Inc (9888.HK) has raised $ 1 billion in US dollar two-tranche durable bonds, trading on better-than-expected terms amid strong demand and despite concerns about China’s regulatory crackdown on the technology sector. It was the first major debt fundraiser by a Chinese tech company since the last wave of […]

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Baidu Quantum Computing Head Says It’s Key To AI Development

Chinese research giant Baidu is investing in quantum computing to accelerate research and AI applications. Baidu’s quantum chief said technology will play a “key role” in the future of AI. Chinese tech giants Alibaba, Tencent and Baidu are racing in the emerging quantum computing market. The relatively new field of quantum computing will play a […]

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Global artificial intelligence industry until 2030

DUBLIN, August 16, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The “Global Artificial Intelligence Market Report 2021: Growth and Change of COVID-19 through 2030” the report was added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. This report equips strategists, marketers, and senior management with the essential information they need to assess the global Artificial Intelligence market. This report focuses on the […]

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Baidu’s ERNIE 3.0 AI model surpasses human performance in language comprehension benchmarks

A research team of Baidu published an article on version 3.0 of Improved linguistic representation with informative entities (ERNIE), a deep learning model of natural language processing (NLP). The model contains 10B parameters and achieved a new peak score on the Reference SuperGLUE, surpassing the human base score. the model and several experiments were described […]

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If you had invested $5,000 in Baidu in 2005, this is how much you would have today

Baidu (NASDAQ: BIDU), the Chinese tech giant that owns the country’s largest search engine, went public in 2005. If you had invested $5,000 in its IPO, your stake would be worth around $330,500 today. Baidu’s gains have been impressive, but they were mostly made in the first ten years after its IPO. Over the past […]

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Tech Talk: Tencent to challenge Baidu in research, but nobody cares

What would you do if you had a privatization party and no one came or took care of it? This is what is happening with the near-finalized takeover of Sogou by Tencent, which acquires the No. 2 search engine in China after becoming one of its controlling shareholders eight years ago. While such a title […]