Three artificial intelligence funds were established on Tuesday at a forum held during the World Artificial Intelligence Conference, aiming to tackle labor shortages amid the country's aging population problem.
Global coverage for mobile phones will be realized by 2025 when the broadband system for a 300-satellite Chinese constellation is completed, a scientist for the project announced Tuesday.
China plans to launch the heavy-lift carrier rocket Long March-9 in 2028, said an official of China National Space Administration (CNSA) at the World Conference on Science Literacy 2018 on Tuesday.
China has the second-largest number of Artificial Intelligence (AI) companies in the world, trailing only the United States, according to a blue paper published Monday.
Ni Guangnan, an academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, has called for homegrown core technology to ensure the cybersecurity, in a forum in Chengdu City, Sichuan Province.
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Shanghai will launch a fund of about 100 billion yuan (about 14.6 billion U.S. dollars) for developing the Artificial Intelligence (AI) industry, the municipal government said Monday.
World's first Conference on Science Literacy opened in Beijing on Monday, with over a thousand professionals from the fields of science, education, and business in attendance. Joint efforts aim to enhance public understanding of science and technology and encourage participation.
A fossil skull of Homo heidelbergensis, an extinct species of humans, was believed to have been discovered in Northeast China and is considered to be one of the most complete fossils of ancient humans ever found, experts said.
Forensic experts at an international conference said on Monday that unified standards and regulated procedures in DNA identification will play a bigger role in fighting crime and safeguarding public safety by increasing criminal cooperation.
Chinese companies and institutions are accelerating their application of internet of things technologies to improve their efficiency and provide added-value to their customers.
An international team involving Australian scientists has solved the structure of a complex molecular machine, 1,000 times smaller than a human hair, which acts like a cellular "postal worker", packaging and shipping cargo around the cells of organisms from yeast to humans.
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates suggested Jack Ma, the Chinese billionaire stepping down as chair of e-commerce giant Alibaba next year, could use his digital prowess to improve financial services in poor regions.
It's vital to establish artificial intelligence (AI) ethical principles, and countries should work together to address the ethical questions raised by AI technologies, industry representatives said on Monday.
Microsoft, Amazon, Alibaba, and several other international tech giants announced to establish AI-related innovation centers and research institutes in Shanghai at the on-going World Artificial Intelligence Conference 2018.
Shanghai is looking to build itself into a national hub for artificial intelligence and will sharpen its focus on the sector's basic research, pilot zones, policies and talents to bolster that goal.
U.S. tech giant Microsoft will not get a final say until Oct. 19 from EU antitrust regulators on its 7.5-billion-U.S. dollar acquisition of the world's largest coding website GitHub, according to an EU merger filing published on Monday.
Chinese engineers have completed construction of the country's two largest scientific survey vessels for marine fishing, and the ships are expected to significantly improve China's ability to conduct marine fishing scientific research, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk announced on Monday that Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa will be the spaceflight company's first private passenger to take a trip around the moon.
Researchers have identified four distinct clusters of personality types exist: average, reserved, self-centered and role model, which challenged the existing paradigms in psychology.
Construction began on a world-class offshore salvage vessel in the eastern Chinese city of Qingdao on Saturday and was hailed by Chinese experts as a milestone in the country's deep sea exploration development.
Despite increasing security concerns, the growing use of AI in protecting cybersecurity is irreversible, experts said.
China is willing to promote development, maintain security and share results with other countries in the field of artificial intelligence.
China's independently-developed large amphibious aircraft, the AG600, has completed taxiing at low and intermediate speed on the water and will conduct high-speed tests soon.
The Lancet, a British medical journal, has for the first time published a study showing a Chinese-designed and made stent equal the performance of existing stents on the market.
The 2018 Cyberspace Expo kicked off Monday in the city of Chengdu, capital of southwest China's Sichuan Province, with the participation of nearly 100 organizations.
Chinese researchers have made breakthroughs using composite materials with sodium carbonate to produce a rechargeable battery that pulls carbon dioxide from the air for its discharge.
Microsoft Corp plans to set up an arm of its Asian research house in Shanghai this year, fueling the city's ambition for a digital upgrade and new artificial intelligence talent.
Global biotechnology firm Shire has vowed to introduce at least eight new therapies to China in the next five years, according to a senior official at the company.
China's Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST), the world's largest single-dish radio telescope, will start formal operation and open to Chinese astronomers in 2019, according to the National Astronomical Observatories of China (NAOC).