Thursday 16 November 2023
Tencent claims to have enough Nvidia H800 stockpile to sustain AI model development
In the aftermath of the October 17 sanction updates against China that saw US export controls extending into downgraded versions of Nvidia AI GPUs tailored for the Chinese market,...
Tuesday 24 October 2023
China homegrown AI chip development proceeding despite US ban
The Chinese chipmaking industry continues to make strides in the domestic development of artificial intelligence (AI) processors despite stricter US bans. Prominent Chinese corporations...
Monday 23 October 2023
US chip ban on China believed to see diminishing marginal effects
The tightened chip trade ban newly imposed by the US has cast a substantial shadow over major Chinese AI chip makers, potentially blocking their access to advanced chip manufacturing...
Monday 25 September 2023
Canalys: Mainland China's cloud market grew moderately in Q2 2023
Cloud infrastructure services spending in mainland China reached US$8.7 billion in Q2 2023, with a year-on-year growth of 19%. This significant increase was primarily due to changes...
Thursday 13 July 2023
China's large AI models are in full bloom, headlined by its four tech giants
The emergence of ChatGPT at the end of 2022 propelled AI to new heights. Huawei rotating chairman Ken Hu believes that "AI, especially AGI (artificial general intelligence) has become...
Friday 5 May 2023
AIGC wave prompts major Chinese internet companies to speed chip development
With the rise of AI-generated content (AIGC) in 2023, major players in the tech sector are joining the ranks of AI chip manufacturing one after another. Not only are international...
Tuesday 11 April 2023
Taiwan IC design firms threatened by China's attempt to build its own IC standards
China is looking to develop its own IC standard specs, which Taiwan-based IC design firms perceive as a challenge.
Thursday 16 February 2023
Chinese startup Cambricon gets new funds to advance 7nm chips for ChatGPT-like applications
China-based AI chip startup Cambricon Technologies, already listed on the Sci-Tech Innovation Board of the Shanghai Stock Exchange, recently has been approved to issue CNY1.672 billion...
Thursday 22 December 2022
Tencent Cloud announces support for virtual platform Metalife for realistic metaverse avatars
Tencent Cloud – the cloud business of global technology company Tencent, today announced its support for Metalife, a new communication...
Wednesday 30 November 2022
Tencent and Nio partner on autonomous driving technology
Nio has disclosed that it has signed a strategic partnership with Tencent to co-develop autonomous driving technology and high-definition mapping services.
Wednesday 23 March 2022
New Nvidia GPU fabbed by TSMC with 4nm process
Nvidia has announced its next-generation accelerated computing platform with Hopper architecture, dubbed H100 GPU, which is built using TSMC's 4nm (N4) process customized for the...
Tuesday 14 September 2021
Chinese cloud operator demand sees little impact from new government restrictions
Despite the Chinese government's stricter control over the domestic IT industry, China's cloud computing server demand has not been impacted much so far, but will still need to be...
Friday 18 June 2021
PCB, CCL makers to scale up shipments for 400G switches in 3Q21
Taiwan-based PCB and CCL makers are expected to see their shipments for 400G network switches rise substantially starting in the third quarter of 2021, according to supply chain so...
Monday 29 March 2021
Tencent 4Q20 revenues up over 26% on year
China-based Tencent Holdings has released fourth-quarter 2020 financial results, with consolidated revenues reaching CNY133.669 billion (US$20.486 billion), growing 26.38% on year.
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