Posts Tagged: Baidu Maps


Baidu invests $10M in Finnish indoor mapping startup IndoorAtlas

The Chinese search giant looks set to bring indoor mapping technology to the country's brick-and-mortar retailers.

  • September 3, 2014
  • at 9:59 am
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Baidu's heat map shows massive Chinese New Year migration

Baidu uses data to track world’s largest human movement as Chinese New Year begins

Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) has launched a heat map of where Chinese travelers are heading to, coming from, and which routes are most popular dur...

  • January 27, 2014
  • at 12:15 pm
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Despite $448 million deal, Tencent’s online maps won’t merge with Sogou, will be rebranded instead

Earlier this month Tencent announced that it would invest $448 million into former rival Sogou, merging the latter firm’s search technolog...

  • September 27, 2013
  • at 1:04 pm
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240 million people now use Baidu’s Android apps *UPDATED*

UPDATE: August 27, 2013 – Baidu’s second quarter report doesn’t actually disclose its own mobile app user numbers. Instead...

  • August 22, 2013
  • at 9:48 pm
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Baidu developers tools now in English

China’s Baidu Reaches Out to World, Makes Developer Tools Available in English

China’s leading search engine, Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), is reaching out to developers around the world by making its cloud developer tools...

  • February 27, 2013
  • at 8:59 pm
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Baidu: More Than 30 Million NetDrive Users Have Their Heads in the Cloud

As with the late-arriving Google Drive, China’s Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) was a bit late to the cloud storage game, launching its consumer-o...

  • January 22, 2013
  • at 8:58 pm
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Google Maps App is Lost in China, Loses Half Market Share in Q3 [CHART]

It seems clear in which direction Google Maps is heading in China. Down. New stats for Q3 2012 for mobile maps app market share in the count...

  • November 6, 2012
  • at 12:15 pm
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Rumor: Baidu To Spin Off LBS Division As It Focuses on Local and Maps

With so many web searches being for local things [1], China’s Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) is rumored to be focusing more on location-based ser...

  • October 12, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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Baidu Maps Gets 8-Bit 3D Views, Makes Real Life Feel Like Sim City [UPDATED]

China’s biggest search engine, Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), is hosting its annual Baidu World event today, so new features are being dished ou...

  • September 3, 2012
  • at 2:36 pm
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Baidu's search engine reaches 500 million active users on mobile

Baidu’s search engine reaches 500 million active users on mobile

Baidu CEO Robin Li hails the fact that the company’s mobile revenue now accounts for 30 percent of the web giant's total revenue.

  • July 25, 2014
  • at 4:14 pm
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12 essential apps for China travelers on a budget

Getting around in China can be tough for newcomers, and even tougher if you’re short on cash. As a fairly recent college graduate without ...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Baidu Total View

Baidu rolls out a Google Street View clone for China

Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), China’s top search engine, mentioned yesterday that it has 200 million daily active users this month on its Baidu...

  • August 23, 2013
  • at 9:20 pm
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Next Version of Baidu Maps Will Help You Find Your Friends

The next version of the Baidu Maps mobile apps will feature a useful new feature that will help you find your friends in real-time. In the p...

  • May 30, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Baidu mobile apps

Baidu Reaches 80 Million Mobile Apps Users, Reveals Full 2012 Financials

China’s top search engine Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) cranked out its full-year and Q4 2012 financial report yesterday. Before looking at the ...

  • February 5, 2013
  • at 5:25 pm
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Danger Maps Shows You How Safe Any Address in China Really Is

China can be a dangerous place to live. Sure, there’s not much in the way of violent crime, but the very air and water may be plotting...

  • November 13, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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China’s Baidu to Focus on Local and LBS, Says it Has 77 Million Online Maps Users

At an event in Beijing this morning, Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), China’s biggest search engine, revealed that it has set up a dedicated locat...

  • October 17, 2012
  • at 2:20 pm
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Great Timing: As Apple Maps Suck Hard, Baidu Maps App Gets a Major Update

Just as everyone is talking about maps apps – to be precise, the ghost town nature of Apple’s lousy new offering – China&#...

  • September 24, 2012
  • at 11:50 am
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Qihoo 360 Fights Back, Banishes “Co-operation” with Baidu

And the battle rages on… Last night, Baidu redirected all its products’ webpages searched from Qihoo 360’s search engine to it...

  • August 29, 2012
  • at 3:19 pm
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