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At global fair, entrepreneurs and academics fete innovation

Chengdu is becoming a byword in China and worldwide for entrepreneurship and technological innovation.

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AlphaGo 1, human 0 in first of 3 games

Google’s artificial intelligence program AlphaGo is one step closer to omnipotence in the ancient game of Go on Tuesday after it prevailed in the first of three matches against Ke Jie, a 19-year-old Chinese prodigy who is the world’s No 1 human player.

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Tencent’s stake could boost Tesla in China

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk just gained a massive and well-connected confidant to help him gain better access to China’s auto market: Tencent Holdings Ltd.

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Baidu will shift business model to AI

The head of Baidu Inc has pledged to shift the company’s business from a search-oriented model to one based on artificial intelligence, after a recent government probe put a chill on its core search business.

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Google picks up stake in Chinese company Mobvoi

Google Inc made a rare investment in China, indicating the search engine’s return is around the corner.

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Ministry unveils blueprint to boost manufacturing

China announced an ambitious plan on Tuesday to encourage innovation and boost the competitiveness of its manufacturing sector. The plan, “Made in China 2025”, will have a far-reaching influence on the nation’s manufacturing strategy over the next decade by shaping the technology development path and future strengths of Chinese companies.

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