Tag: Baidu

Top Executive Behind Baidu’s Artificial Intelligence Drive Steps Aside

Lu Qi, who oversaw Baidu’s shift to artificial intelligence(AI) after a damaging ad scandal in 2016, is stepping down as Chief Operating Officer, China’s biggest search engine said on Friday. Lu, a former Microsoft executive and AI expert who joined Baidu in late 2016, is currently responsible for day-to-day operations in its AI unit, which has become the company’s core […]