Baidu is making its self-driving car platform freely available to the automotive industry

Baidu is opening its self-driving vehicle platform in a bid to help drive the development of autonomous cars. The Chinese internet giant today announced its Apollo project...

Baidu is acquiring xPerception, a U.S. startup focused on computer vision

Baidu is acquiring xPerception, a US startup specialized in computer vision, according to Reuters. Details are sparse, but we know the startup has its own...

Former Microsoft executive and noted AI expert Qi Lu joins Baidu as COO

Just a day after it opened an augmented reality lab, China’s internet giant Baidu has beefed up on its AI talent after it announced the hiring...

Baidu doubles the reach of its maps service to tap into China’s global travel...

Baidu is giving its maps service, China’s most popular mobile mapping app with 348 million active users, a massive expansion to take it into 106 new countries. Baidu...

BMW and Baidu’s self-driving car partnership has reportedly run out of gas

It’s been an up-and-down week for Baidu and its autonomous driving car vision. On the plus side, the Chinese tech firm yesterday announced that it...

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