Baidu and Microsoft announces partnership to bring Apollo autonomous driving platform outside China
Earlier this month, we reported that Microsoft is joining Baidu’s Apollo autonomous driving platform. Microsoft today officially announced this partnership with more details. Microsoft and Baidu will take the technical devel...
Microsoft partners with Baidu for the ‘Android of autonomous cars’
Microsoft is partnering with Baidu for the company’s Apollo self-driving car platforms. Along with Microsoft, Baidu is partnering with 49 other companies for Apollo, including the likes of Intel, NVIDIA, and Ford. At the mom...
Baidu appoints former Microsoft EVP Qi Lu as Group President and COO
Baidu today announced the appointment of Dr. Qi Lu as Baidu’s Group President and Chief Operating Officer, in charge of products, technology, sales, marketing and operations, effective immediately. Until last year, Qi Lu se...
The Intune Company Portal app for Android now available in China
Microsoft today announced the availability of Intune Company Portal app for Android in China.?As the Google Play Store is currently not available in China, you can download the apps from other Chinese Android app marketplaces. Mic...
Microsoft announces its new partnership with Baidu, introduces Windows 10 Express
Microsoft has just announced its new partnership with Baidu in China. The software giant is launching a new program called Windows 10 Express with the help of Baidu which will make it easier for users in China to download an offic...
Bloomberg: Microsoft Is Looking For Minority Stake In Nokia’s HERE Maps Unit
We all know that Nokia is exploring the sale of its HERE maps business as they are trying to focus on their wireless-network business. When Microsoft acquired Nokia’s Mobile division, they left HERE Maps business to Nokia. Nokia...
Surfy 5.13 receives major update with improvements to tab management!
Today Surfy, the popular tabbed web browser for Windows Phone, received an update that brings in a myriad of new features and enhancements, not least of which is improvements to tab management and tab virtualization. Browsing web ...
Chinese Search Giant Baidu Hires Microsoft Veteran Zhang Yaqin In China
Based on the recent reports, Chinese search giant Baidu has hired Microsoft veteran Zhang Yaqin in China. Zhang Yaqin is the Corporate Vice President, and chairman of Microsoft Asia-Pacific R&D Group. He is currently leading ...