Bigger and better: China’s AI dream

“Whoever becomes the leader in this sphere will become the ruler of the world”


Vladimir Putin

Comments cited from Russian leader Vladimir Putin in an article about AI (artificial intelligence) in the Financial Times this week. A Silicon Valley investor told the FT that the AI business is “bigger and better in China” and Matt Scott, the co-founder of Shenzhen-based facial recognition firm Malong Technologies, added that: “The key difference in China is there are just more people, more data, more businesses – it’s just bigger”.

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