China's BeiDou Navigation Satellite System has served more than 200 countries and regions to date, an official from the National Development and Reform Commission said on Thursday.
Crew members of Shenzhou XVII — China's 12th manned spaceflight — arrived at the Tiangong space station on Thursday evening, joining their peers from the Shen-zhou XVI mission who have been in orbit for five months.
The U.S. government has accelerated its timetable for implementing new expanded curbs on the export of high-end artificial intelligence chips to China.
China launched the Shenzhou-17 manned spaceship with three astronauts aboard, from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China on Thursday.
The rocket carrying the three-member crew of the Shenzhou XVII mission, China's 12th manned spaceflight, lifted off on Thursday morning at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwestern China's Gobi Desert.
Autonomous driving startup Pony.ai said on Wednesday that it has obtained an investment of $100 million from Saudi Arabia's special economic zone NEOM.
Chinese tech company Tencent Holdings will allow customers to wave their palms over a scanner to pay for their entrance tickets to the Ying Tung Natatorium of the National Olympic Sports Center in Beijing.
More than 20 candidates have been shortlisted for the final round of selection for the nation's fourth generation of astronauts, including several from the Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions.
The three astronauts in the Shenzhou XVII mission, China's 12th manned spaceflight, headed to the launch tower after a brief see-off ceremony early on Thursday morning.
China will launch its 12th manned spaceflight, the Shenzhou XVII, on Thursday morning to transport a three-member crew to the Tiangong space station, according to the China Manned Space Agency.
After years of efforts, U.S. and Chinese researchers and peace activists have developed an interactive system that uses artificial intelligence to narrate the biography of a Chinese "comfort woman" and enables viewers to have a "conversation" with her.
China's manned space program has been of a peaceful nature since its first day and has never sought "space hegemony", according to a program leader.
Senior Colonel Tang Hongbo said on Wednesday, one day ahead of their scheduled departure for the Tiangong space station, that the crew members have trained hard for the coming mission and are confident of its success.
Crew members in the coming Shenzhou XVII mission, China's 12th manned spaceflight, are scheduled to carry out a very challenging task new to any Chinese astronauts.
Shenzhou XVII mission set to launch at 11:14 am on Thursday.
China launched a set of remote-sensing satellites early on Tuesday morning, according to China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp, the nation's leading space contractor.
China has made remarkable strides in offshore wind technology in recent years, revolutionizing the renewable energy landscape while asserting itself as a global leader in clean energy innovation.
Hainan province will take the lead in China in exploring the centralized and unified service and management of intellectual property rights, and promote the construction of the Sanya Yazhou Bay Science and Technology City Intellectual Property Special Zone.
The C929 has entered the preliminary design stage, with its carbon emission expected to be slashed by 60 percent, Science and Technology Daily reported, quoting head designer of the C919, China's first self-developed single-aisle aircraft.
China's upcoming manned spaceflight, the Shenzhou XVII, is scheduled to be launched very soon to transport three astronauts to the Tiangong space station, China Central Television reported on Sunday.
The Hugo Awards, the world's top sci-fi awards, were announced on Saturday night at the 2023 Chengdu World Science Fiction Convention.
A total of 3.189 million 5G base stations had been built across China by the end of September, and the gigabit broadband users had reached 145 million, said Zhao Zhiguo, chief engineer of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology on Friday.
Worldcon, the annual convention of the World Science Fiction Society (WSFS), unveiled "Grasping the future: annual selection of the Outstanding Performance in sci-fi fields” lists at the Chengdu Science Fiction Museum on Thursday afternoon, celebrating the pinnacle of global science fiction achievements.
Shanghai will advance construction of new-type infrastructure to help accelerate its digital transformation and further elevate its core competitiveness, according to a three-year action plan (2023-26) released by the municipal government on Thursday.
Chinese app developers have the potential to repeat their global success stories in the era of spatial computing with Apple Inc's augmented reality device Vision Pro, its Chief Executive Tim Cook said.
China's next manned space mission, the Shenzhou XVII, is scheduled to be launched in the coming days to transport three astronauts to the Tiangong space station, the China Manned Space Agency said on Thursday.
China expressed strong dissatisfaction over, and opposition to, the latest U.S. chip export control measures, with officials and experts saying on Wednesday that such curbs would further disrupt the global semiconductor industry chain and harm the interests of multinational corporations in the industry.
Digital cooperation between China and other countries and regions involved in the Belt and Road Initiative, which has been deepening in recent years, is aiding the development of the digital economy and trade, and facilitating global economic recovery.
China has seen a rapid growth of patents sought by people from countries involved in the Belt and Road Initiative over the past decade, mainly related to digital technologies.
On Tuesday, Chinese tech heavyweight Baidu Inc unveiled the latest version of its large language model, Ernie 4.0, saying its capabilities are on par with those of OpenAI's most advanced GPT-4 model.