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Chinese Antivirus Companies Don’t Flag Chinese Border Malware

After a joint investigation found China installing malware on tourists’ phones, several antivirus companies started flagging the app. Several Chinese companies did not, however.
Joseph Cox
7.12.19
fake audio

‘Deep Voice’ Software Can Clone Anyone's Voice With Just 3.7 Seconds of Audio

Using snippets of voices, Baidu's ‘Deep Voice’ can generate new speech, accents, and tones.
Samantha Cole
3.7.18
The Bubble

Baidu’s New AI Wants to Filter Your News Based on Quality

But right now it’s not very good at it.
David Axe
2.25.17
Health

Baidu Made a Bot to Help You When You're Sick

'Melody the Medical Assistant' was trained on medical textbooks and can guess your condition.
Alexandra Ossola
10.11.16
The Up Close and Personal Issue

Inside the Unregulated Chinese Hospitals That Make Men Impotent

Doctors at private clinics are destroying men's penises, tricking women into aborting healthy fetuses, and killing patients through negligence—so why are American companies investing millions?
R.W. McMorrow
5.16.16
Artificial Intelligence

Is China Ready to Ditch Typing?

Baidu's speech recognition neural network could change the way people type.
Daniel Faggella
5.3.16
FIGHTLAND

Road FC Enters the Chinese Market, Partners with Country's Tech Giants

Korea's largest MMA promotion is partnering with some heavy hitters for its inaugural China event.
Sascha Matuszak
12.25.15
Photos

Meet the Data Scientist Revealing How Big China's 'Ghost Cities' Really Are

Baidu is revealing the truth about China's emptiest cities.
Jordan Pearson
11.4.15
china

US Security Firm Defends Partnership with Censorship-Happy Chinese Giant Baidu

CloudFlare says deal with Baidu doesn't help, nor hinder, Chinese censors.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
9.25.15
Opinion

Dark Cloud: Why CloudFlare's Deal with Baidu Could Haunt US Tech Companies

The dark side of a tech partnership between an American and Chinese company.
Richard Bejtlich
9.15.15
china

China Is Behind DDoS Attack on GitHub, Activists Say

An anti-censorship group says all evidence points to China.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.30.15
china

GitHub's Largest DDoS Attack Is Still Going, 4 Days Later

The site’s largest DDoS attack shows no signs of tapering off
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.30.15
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