Wired: How Baidu Will Win China’s AI Race—and, Maybe, The World’s

Wired: How Baidu Will Win China’s AI Race—and, Maybe, The World’s. “A company can have the best technology in the world. It can have the strongest talent. It can have the coolest product ideas. But to train the algorithms that will deliver the intelligence to transform our cities, it needs data. To wit: The company with the most data wins. That’s why earlier this year, after leaving Microsoft the previous fall, legendary engineer Qi Lu headed to Beijing to become Baidu’s chief operating officer.”