Big data, Blockchain

Alibaba outlines 10 technology trends for 2019

(Source & Photo:  China Daily) DAMO Academy, e-commerce giant Alibaba's in-house technology and science research arm, released its view on the top 10 technology trends for 2019 on Tuesday. It said artificial intelligence would continue to be the hottest sector with more comprehensive application expected. The top 10 trends include: 1. Real-time urban simulation to… Continue reading Alibaba outlines 10 technology trends for 2019

Blockchain, information technology, Internet of Things

Innovators are introducing Chinese tech to the world

(Source: China Daily) Six Chinese startups in the fields of cybersecurity, and artificial intelligence (AI) were each granted a certificate as an IDC Innovator in Beijing on Wednesday. The IDC Innovator program was launched by International Data Corporation (IDC), a global market consultancy, in China two years ago. It aims to introduce new information technology… Continue reading Innovators are introducing Chinese tech to the world

AI, Big data, Blockchain, Internet of Things, Smart City

Zhuhai China to attract a list of potential unicorn companies

(Source: cityofzhuhai.com)  Local and out-of-town companies striving to become unicorn enterprises will have help navigating the challenging path once included on the "hopeful list" being drafted by the Zhuhai government. The unicorn label is given to a pre-IPO company with at least a $1 billion market value and has received private-equity investment and venture capital (excluding… Continue reading Zhuhai China to attract a list of potential unicorn companies

AI, News

Chinese government study shows AI with Chinese education

(Source: Ecns.cn) - The number of Chinese Internet-based learners has reached 144 million with the booming online education sector expected to grow over 20 percent a year, said a white paper by the Education Management of Information Center at the Ministry of Education. The comprehensive report on Internet-based education in China discussed practices and development… Continue reading Chinese government study shows AI with Chinese education

Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Fintech

How AI, blockchain fall under target of cyber attackers

With the advancement of Internet technology, there comes a rising trend for vulnerability exploitation and larger-scale attacks on industry, but there are also threats lurking in IoT, AI, and blockchain. Companies and government bodies are all digitalizing their operations, which is followed by progress as well as challenges, Bai Jian, director of China’s largest vulnerability… Continue reading How AI, blockchain fall under target of cyber attackers

Blockchain, Events

Sign up for Programming the Ethereum Blockchain: Hands-on Smart Contracts

Deploy a simple Solidity contract on Ethereum, right on your own laptop Bring Your Lap Top – Get Underneath the Hood. Welcome to our first Silicon Valley Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence Meetup group event! This will be an interactive meeting/class where we will walk you through deploying a simple Solidity contract on a local Ethereum blockchain… Continue reading Sign up for Programming the Ethereum Blockchain: Hands-on Smart Contracts