Search for lost laptop produces not a happy ending but awe2016-11-19
As a tech reporter who has been covering China's dynamic internet industry for a year, I never fully grasped the power of the mobile communication technology until I landed in Wuzhen. The realization dawned on me in a rather unexpected way.
Attack highlights need for greater security2016-11-19
The recent DDoS(Distributed Denial of Service)attack leveraging connected devices manufactured by Chinese manufacturers of network connected video surveillance cameras has triggered massive market attention in recent weeks.
AI to help build healthier nation2016-11-19
As many technology companies are joining the healthcare industry, artificial intelligence will drive the development of a new smart health model in the future, experts said on Thursday.
Universal access to internet can be new path to growth2016-11-19
A world where every citizen is connected to the internet needs to happen. In today's digital economy, connectivity is crucial for equality and sustainable development. The positive news is the world is off to a good start in its commitment to broadband. Mobile broadband is now the fastest-growing technology in human history and recognized as a key driver of growth and an important catalyst. The total number of mobile-broadband subscriptions will reach 3.6 billion worldwide by the end of 2016, almost half of which are broadband-enabled.
Startups must be able to work out real needs of consumers2016-11-19
As internet-enabled business accounted for an increasing share of China's economy, it was of great importance for Chinese internet startups to be able to deal with the information and grasp the opportunity to use the internet to transform traditional industry, said Haim Mendelson, professor at the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Where the high-tech and the ancient thrive in harmony2016-11-17
I arrived in rain-washed Wuzhen, Zhejiang province, on Monday evening. The shuttle bus ride from the railway station in Tongxiang-the nearest to Wuzhen-to my hotel afforded me images of the town shrouded in mist. Wuzhen appeared mysterious and energetic indeed.