|Baidu hires Microsoft expert in artificial intelligence push - Baidu Inc., which operates China's most popular Internet search engine, says it has hired a former Microsoft executive with a background in artificial intelligence to improve its competitiveness in the ... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 04:39:39 -0500|
|Facebook to open scheme for start-up firms at Paris's 'Station F' site - U.S. social media and technology group Facebook said on Tuesday it would set up a scheme to help start-up companies at Paris' Station F site. The plan was unveiled during a visit to Paris by Facebook's chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg. Sandberg's visit to Paris comes as the company tries to head off tougher regulation by Germany to stop it being used as a platform to spread fake news. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 04:29:46 -0500|
|Bikeshare cycles dumped en masse in China - |
More than 500 bicycles from China's flourishing bike-sharing companies have been dumped in huge piles on the streets of the southern city of Shenzhen, reports said. The sharing economy is taking off in China, where ride-sharing and AirBnb are increasingly commonplace.
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