Intelligence quest

“We will give full support and abundant resources to the lab to ensure the mission is accomplished effectively and in high quality”


Lu Qi, president of Baidu, comments on a decision by the National Development and Reform Commission to appoint Baidu to lead the national lab on artificial intelligence research. The company will team up with Tsinghua and other top Chinese universities to work on areas like voice recognition and deep learning. Lu, an AI expert, joined Baidu from Microsoft.

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