Shi is Key to Ma’s NASA

Yaoyun Shi recently flew from his Michigan home to Stanford University in sunny California to give a speech on quantum technology. Hundreds of students from the Bay Area’s top universities were waiting for him. The rock star reception reflected Shi’s new position as Chief Scientist of Quantum Technology at Alibaba Cloud. Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba […]

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Alibaba Pumps US$15 Billion into Quantum Computing & AI

Alibaba Group announced its new DAMO Academy for fundamental and disruptive technology research at Alibaba Cloud’s Computing Conference 2017 in Hangzhou. The company will invest US$15 billion into the project, featuring a dozen top-notch international scientists working in quantum computing, machine learning, computer vision, natural language processing, cybersecurity, human-computer interaction, fintech, IoT, hardware, and more. […]

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Towards a Smart Workspace with IoT

What is IoT? The Internet of Things (IoT) is a term that is causing a real buzz nowadays. It seems to affect not only the way we live, but also the way we work. The potential of IoT in revolutionizing and automating the workplace are endless. It literally gets rid of the barriers between your […]

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