Supervision steps up on online finance2016-11-19
To ensure sustainable development of the fast growing internet financial services industry, China will build a system to supervise products and regulate market entry, a top central bank official said on Friday.
Telecom giants seek leadership in 5G2016-11-19
With the world's largest number of 4G users, China's internet operators and telecom equipment makers are scrambling to gain an edge in the global race to develop 5G, or the fifth generation mobile communication technology.
Nokia drives ahead with internet of vehicles2016-11-19
The dream of getting a helping hand when you are too tired to drive is now embodied in Wuzhen as technology giant Nokia has built a base station for the 5G internet of vehicles (IoV) in the town.
Companies to champion telecom infra creation2016-11-19
China's Belt and Road Initiative offers excellent opportunities for the countries involved to improve their telecommunication network infrastructure with Chinese investment, said officials and company executives during the third World Internet Conference.
China rises among info societies2016-11-19
China's global ranking among countries with a strong internet-based information industry has improved from 36 in 2012 to 25 this year with a score of 72.8 out of 100.
A look at top emerging technologies selected by WIC2016-11-19
Technology is changing the world we live in, from supercomputers able to replicate a human's ability to answer questions to ultra-secure communication tools that make wiretapping or interception impossible.
Smart gloves give a new voice to the disabled2016-11-19
People with hearing and speech impairments are being given a new voice thanks to the latest in virtual reality technology, to be put on display at the 3rd World Internet Conference on November 16-18 in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province.
Policies encourage big data investment2016-11-19
Big data companies in China are being encouraged by government policies to launch new applications and realize more value in the current fiercely competitive environment, according to Zhang Hao, CEO of AsiaInfo Data.
Cutting-edge achievements revealed at WIC2016-11-19
Tech aficionados were offered a peep into the future at the 3rd World Internet Conference in China as 15 state-of-the-art achievements were unveiled at the event dubbed the Oscar by the industry.
New device lets you shoot VR photos and videos2016-11-19
Competition among smartphone makers has intensified as Shenzhen-based Protruly Vision launched the world's first smartphone that can shoot virtual reality (VR) photos and videos, which analysts call a "technological milestone".
Tech firms jump on bandwagon2016-11-19
Beijing Baofeng Technology Co Ltd, an internet entertainment and technology company, plans to build a VR ecosystem, which includes content production, hardware, software and offline store expansion to boost the overall development of the sector.
Research shows boom ahead for cloud computing2016-11-19
Cloud computing has been the most exciting and disruptive force in the tech market in the last decade, and it's no longer an adjunct technology bolted onto a traditional infrastructure as a place to build a few customer-facing apps.