Category: Baidu

Report: Chinese E-Commerce Giant JD.com Has Applied for Over 200 Blockchain Patents

Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com has applied for over 200 blockchain patents, according to a report by Securities Daily News on May 20. The report also notes that major e-commerce competitor Alibaba has applied for 262 blockchain patents, and Chinese internet titans Tencent and Baidu have applied for 80 and 50 […]

Bitcoin [BTC]: China’s ‘Google’ Baidu registers ‘bitcoin’ as the most trending topic after bullish spike

Bitcoin [BTC] made headlines this week after the world’s largest cryptocurrency broke the $5000 threshold, following weeks of stagnant movement. The price rise also led to many proponents of the space coming out to speak in support of digital assets and the concept of decentralized applications. The latest luminary to […]

Chinese Regulator Approves First 197 Blockchain Firms, Including Tencent, Alibaba, Baidu

China’s cyberspace administration has released the first list — 197 companies long — of registered blockchain service providers, according to their March 30 notice. Chinese initiatives by internet giants such as Baidu Blockchain Engine, Alibaba Cloud Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS), Tencent BaaS (TBaaS) and the BaaS platform owned by e-commerce giant JD.com […]