May 28, 2023, Kai-Fu Lee, Chairman and CEO of Innovation Works, delivered a keynote speech at the "Artificial Intelligence Large Model Development Forum" parallel forum of the Zhongguancun Forum on May 28th, explaining new opportunities from AI 1.0 to AI 2.0.
On May 16th, Xiaoice announced the launch of the "GPT Clone Program". The first batch will recruit 300 people and create their own digital life based on the 3-5 minute videos and personal social network data they provide.
Recently, Zhou Hongyi, the founder of Qihoo 360, stated that ChatGPT-4.0 is already the smartest "person" on Earth. He said that people who do not know how to use GPT will be eliminated in the future. On the same day, Zhou Hongyi also announced that 360 had launched an AI store.
BYD has emphasized the significance of both electrification and intelligence in its strategy. BYD considers electrification as the first half of the game, while intelligence is the second half.
The third BEYOND International Technology Innovation Expo began in China on May 10. During the event, Joe Tsai, executive vice-chairman of Alibaba Group, showcased an AI-generated actress named Leah to demonstrate the potential of AI-generated content.
Recently, the Pingliang Public Security Bureau's Network Security Brigade in China cracked a case of using ChatGPT to fabricate fake information.
iFlytek, a Chinese information technology company, showcased its large language model named SparkDesk. iFlytek's chairman claimed that the model has outperformed ChatGPT in three key areas.
Xiaohongshu, a Chinese lifestyle sharing platform, has assembled a dedicated team for large model development since March. The team comprises core employees from the natural language processing technical team of advertising businesses.
On May 6th, the award ceremony for China's highest prize in AI science and technology, the "Wu Wen Jun AI Science & Technology Award", was held in Beijing. 60 awarded projects and individuals were recognized and rewarded.
TAL Education Group, a Chinese holding company that provides after-school education and tutoring services for students, on May 5th revealed its plan to develop MathGPT, a large-scale mathematical model.
A team of researchers from Baidu Research, an AI company based in Beijing, has developed an AI algorithm that can rapidly design highly stable COVID-19 mRNA vaccine sequences that were previously unattainable.
Tencent Cloud publicly announced its digital human production platform on April 25th. The platform boasts several features, including small training samples, high production efficiency, and automated production.
On April 26th, Alibaba Cloud announced the largest price reduction in history. The prices of core products have been reduced by 15% to 50%, and the highest discount for storage products is up to 50%.
Recently, Baidu held a technical exchange meeting for Ernie Bot, which has been in internal testing for a month. The meeting revealed that Ernie Bot has completed four technology version upgrades and the cost of large model inference has been reduced to one-tenth of the original.
Mobvoi, an artificial intelligence company founded by Li Zhifei, a former Google scientist and senior natural language scientist, will reportedly submit its prospectus to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in the second quarter.
On Chinese workplace social platform Maimai, several employees claiming to be from Chinese AI chip startup Cambricon revealed that the company is conducting layoffs without an N+1 salary compensation.
It was reported that ByteDance, TikTok's parent company, offered an annual salary of $1.4 million to poach talent of the ChatGPT R&D team from OpenAI.
On April 21st, it was announced that the new version of the MOSS model developed by Fudan University's Natural Language Processing Laboratory was officially launched today. It is the first open-source conversational language model in China with plugin enhancements.
On April 18th, DingTalk's president Ye Jun announced at the 2023 Spring Summit that DingTalk has officially launched intelligent capabilities based on Alibaba's Tongyi Qianwen large model. Users can activate more than ten AI capabilities by typing a slash symbol (/).
On the evening of April 14, Xiaomi founder Lei Jun posted on Chinese social media platform for the first time about Xiaomi's views on large-scale models and AI-generated content (AIGC).