10 Big Lessons in Chinese AI – From Kai-Fu Lee’s Book AI Superpowers (Pt 2 of 2)

This is Part 2 of the 10 things I learned for Kai-Fu Lee’s new book AI Superpowers. My first five are in Part 1. Here are the rest. Lesson 6: AI is a competition between batteries and grids. Dr. Lee had some particularly interesting comments on how AI companies are competing. He says the big […]

重要的是:滴滴正迅速建立司机服务 (第2部分,共3部分)

在该系列文章的第1部分,我接触了一位滴滴司机,试图能够更好地了解滴滴司机的生活(点击此处下载文章)。在第2部分,我将探讨滴滴业务在司机和车主方面非常酷的不断创新。 

10 Big Lessons in Chinese AI – From Kai-Fu Lee’s Book AI Superpowers (Pt 1 of 2)

Kai-Fu Lee has released a new book titled AI Superpowers. It broadly compares artificial intelligence in China and the USA and it’s getting a lot of press. I was fortunate to hear him present part of his book at an Amcham event in Beijing. The book doesn’t go into AI or business questions too deeply. […]

阿里巴巴全球领导力学院的最终观感(第3部分,共3部分)

我最近参观了阿里巴巴全球领导力学院(AGLA)。 在第1部分,我描述了我的参观感受。 在第2部分,我谈及该学院和其中一些学员(总结:精彩纷呈)。 这一部分关于杭州 AGLA 和其行政人员的一些最终想法。没有什么条理,只是一些碎片。

Meituan vs. Alibaba vs. Didi vs. Ctrip: Why China’s Internet Giants Are Colliding In Local Services (Pt 3 of 4)

This is Part 3 on my visit to the Meituan-Dianping headquarters in Beijing. Part 1 was my main take-aways. Part 2 was what I think people are getting wrong about Meituan. “Local services” has been a hot topic this year. And we have seen big local services moves by many of China’s digital giants. Tencent-backed […]

“星巴克联手阿里巴巴”意味着瑞幸咖啡需要尽快与京东或腾讯合作

星巴克已经与阿里巴巴建立起一种“新零售”形式的战略伙伴关系。通过此种方式他们已经快速进入了数字中国和消费中国的前沿,为人称道,令人赞叹。然而,这对于瑞幸咖啡而言却真的是个坏消息。

消费者对于中国食品外卖巨头美团-大众点评的四种错误认识(第2部分,共4部分)

近期我参观了美团-大众点评位于北京的总部,我在第1部分总结了我了解到的3点。在这一部分(第2部分,共3部分),我将对一些我听到的关于美团的常见言论进行反驳。依我个人的浅见,很多人都存在认识误区。

Didi Is Rapidly Building Out Driver Services. This Is Really Important. (Pt 2 of 3)

In Part 1 of this series, I sat down with a Didi driver and tried to get a better understanding of what life is like driving with Didi (article located here). In this second Part , I dig into the increasing innovation happening on the driver and car-owner side of Didi’s business, which is pretty […]

京东正在做的4件炫酷之事(京东总部观后感)

近期,我陪同一群欧洲学生参观了位于北京的京东总部。他们是都灵大学发起的 ChinaMed / TOChina 项目的一部分,这是一个中国和南欧之间的精彩交换项目。关于该项目我将推出更多介绍性文章。该项目的负责人是吉奥瓦尼·安多里诺(Giovanni Andorino)和弗朗西斯科·希尔维斯特里(Francesco Silvestri)。