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As the world’s leading deep learning platform developer, SenseTime (stock info) is dedicated to creating industry solutions via innovations in AI and big data analysis.

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SenseTime wins deals in Saudi Arabia in return for investment in domestic firms

SenseTime and other technology companies based in China are investing in local firms in Saudi Arabia, often in the form…

Feb 12, 2024

Congressional report advocates inching when miles are needed to curb China AI

The U.S. government should change how it uses sanctions to curb Chinese aggression, according to a House of Representatives committee….

Dec 18, 2023

SenseTime co-founder dies, casting shadow over Chinese facial recognition giant

The billionaire founder of Chinese AI company SenseTime, Tang Xiao’ou, died last Friday due to health issues, the firm said…

Nov 28, 2023

Short seller sounds alarm on SenseTime revenues, citing smart city decline and fraud

SenseTime is defending itself from accusation of fabricating revenue, or at least a lack of risk management, by short seller…

Oct 25, 2023

Growth stymied on all sides of biometric surveillance firm SenseTime

SenseTime, China’s public biometric software and compute services company, has a market capitalization of $5.9 billion. That’s almost a dollar…

Sep 4, 2023

Chinese tech firms hoping to put out more deepfake products

Chinese tech giants, including the likes of Alibaba and Huawei, have filed 110 applications related to deepfake technology to China’s…

Jul 21, 2023

Prominent SenseTime investors sell shares

Alibaba has sold 557 million of its shares in SenseTime, reducing its ownership stake in the Chinese facial recognition “dragon”…

Apr 10, 2023

SenseTime demos its large-language model, stock jumps

The large-language model boom, and, almost certainly, bubble, has begun. China-based SenseTime, still fitful under United States sanctions, is riding…

Mar 10, 2023

China gets around US sanctions; culprits reportedly rent time on chips

Trade embargoes can be good for business or bad, but they are always great for blockade runners. Just ask Han…

Mar 7, 2023

US mulls ban on tech investing in China; past efforts already bruised it

President Biden and the U.S. Congress want another economic paddle to punish China for its internal and external policies, and…

Nov 14, 2022

Facial recognition deployed for G20 immigration control, security in Bali

Facial recognition technology has been deployed to help ensure the safety of world leaders attending the G20 Summit in Bali,…

Jul 25, 2022

China’s facial recognition ‘dragons’ dealing with potential habitat loss, competition

The growth of smart electric vehicles and influx of money from its Hong Kong stock launch will see SenseTime through…

Jul 13, 2022

SenseTime researcher presents progress on AI syncing faces with audio

The digital manipulation of faces can be used to spoof biometric systems or sow misinformation, but technology to coordinate face…

Jul 8, 2022

SoftBank-owned JCV offers SenseTime face biometrics for payments to Visa, Mastercard

SoftBank-owned firm Japan Computer Vision Corp (JCV) is offering its face biometric technologies for authenticating payment, backed by SenseTime, to…

Jun 30, 2022

Steep drop in SenseTime stock appears to reflect financial, not facial recognition market

Shares in SenseTime plunged to half their previous price after a lock-in period for pre-IPO investors ended, allowing them to…

Mar 2, 2022

SenseTime unveils open source computer vision platform

Facial recognition and AI firm SenseTime partners with the Shanghai Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and Shanghai…

Jan 27, 2022

SenseTime opens massive AI data center, aligns with Beijing’s vision

SenseTime says its new Artificial Intelligence Data Center in Shanghai has commenced operations, significantly boosting its processing output. While the…

Jan 11, 2022

It sounds like the US has Hikvision’s attention

In a surprising move, a Chinese maker of video and biometric surveillance systems and under sanction by the U.S. government…

Jan 3, 2022

Facial recognition heat check: SenseTime share price defies market gravity

The early post-IPO returns for Chinese facial recognition giant SenseTime have been positive, with share prices raising above HK$7.70 (US$0.99) each…

Dec 22, 2021

Frictionless retail projects with facial recognition from SenseTime, Popcom, Solmate ramp up

A number of companies across the globe have stepped up their ‘frictionless’ retail efforts for payments and marketing with biometrics…

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