Chinese tech titans Baidu and Xiaomi announce A.I. and internet of things partnership

Chinese tech titans Baidu and Xiaomi announce A.I. and internet of things partnership

Two of China’s biggest tech companies, internet search giant Baidu and smartphone maker Xiaomi, have entered into a partnership that will see them "establish in-depth cooperation." The businesses said Tuesday that the partnership would leverage their strengths in both artificial intelligence (AI) and the internet of things (IoT) to provide "an enhanced experience" to users of consumer electronics and smart devices. In an announcement, the firms said they would "explore cooperation opportunities" in a range of areas including deep learning, voice recognition and conversational AI. "Xiaomi has accumulated solid experience in smart hardware, big data and established a smart […]