Editor’s note: This article comes from WeChat public account Zero One Finance (ID: Finance_01), author Yang Ya, 36 氪 Published with permission.In the year of digital technology, the big data industry and the fintech field have emphasized compliance and standardized development; digital technologies such as artificial intelligence and blockchain have received more and more attention; blockchain has ushered in favorable policies after the 1024 speech; “To”B empowerment” is still the key word; blockchain and artificial intelligence and other technologies and applications are accelerating to land, and each has its own highlights; capital returns to rationality; more technology companies are on the road to listing … digital technology has already surrendered aA copy of the “Science and Technology Transcript” for 2019.In response to the past year of digital technology, Zero One Think Tank has sorted out 15 representative companies in the field of digital technology and observed its technology performance in 2019.In the past year, whether it is a leading Internet company such as BATJ, an artificial intelligence or blockchain technology company, or a licensed financial institution such as banking, insurance, consumer finance, etc. that uses fintech in the fintech field and provides fintech servicesFintech companies, they have also gained something in the field of digital technology.1 BATJ1. Baidu’s R & D investment in the first three quarters of 2019 has reached 13.59 billion yuan, an increase of 20.87% compared with the previous year. Compared with 2018, the total R & D investment in 2018 was 15.772 billion yuan.According to the Artificial Intelligence Chinese Patent Technology Analysis Report, as of October 2019, the cumulative number of Baidu artificial intelligence patent applications was 5,712, 2.4 times that of 2018, ranking first in China.Baidu’s brain has been upgraded to a “soft and hard integrated AI production platform”, opening up 228 core AI capabilities, serving more than 1.5 million service developers and over 1 trillion calls per day.The number of smart devices equipped with Xiaodu Assistant has exceeded 400 million, and the voice interaction of Xiaodu Assistant has exceeded 3.6 billion times.The total number of Baidu self-driving road test licenses has reached 150. The test mileage of L4 level autonomous driving city roads has exceeded 3 million kilometers and has been tested in 23 cities.Baidu Cloud launches Baidu Blockchain Engine (BBE) platform.2. In Alibaba’s R & D investment, in the first half of 2019, Alibaba’s R & D investment was 21.416 billion yuan, an increase of 7.75% over the previous year and accounting for 9.15% of total revenue.Alibaba Cloud has the largest market share in the domestic cloud database market, with over 400,000 database instances being migrated to Alibaba Cloud.Alibaba Cloud ranks first in the Chinese digital government big data overall market, and has reached cooperation with 30 provinces and municipalities across the country, serving 442 cities across the country, covering more than 1,000 services and accumulating 900 million people.In September 2019, Alibaba’s flat-headed brother officially released the first artificial intelligence chip containing the light 800, which has begun to be used in Alibaba’s internal core business.As of September 2019, Ali Dharma Academy has published more than 450 papers at top international academic conferences, and has won more than 40 world-leading algorithms in the fields of natural language processing, intelligent speech, and visual computing.The Dharma Institute Blockchain Lab independently developed the blockchain platform BAAS, and has applied for more than 500 patents, maintaining the world’s number one for three consecutive years.As of September 2019, 23 cities around the world have introduced urban brains, covering 11 fields and 48 scenes including transportation, urban management, cultural tourism, and health.3. In the first half of 2019, Tencent’s R & D investment was 13.606 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 26.83% and accounting for 7.81% of total revenue, which has exceeded R & D investment for the whole year of 2016.In the first three quarters of 2019, Tencent’s financial technology and corporate services revenue was RMB 71,435 million.In the field of consumer Internet, Tencent AI has been widely used in Tencent’s internal games, content, social and more than 100 products, serving more than 1 billion users.In the field of industrial Internet, Tencent AI has covered multiple industries such as new retail, industry, agriculture, medical treatment, cultural tourism, etc. Among them, Tencent Smart College has cooperated with more than 400 colleges and universities, covering 3 million teachers and students.Tencent Yunqi Industrial Ecological Platform has linked more than 200 ecological partners, and its member valuation is more than 200 billion yuan.Tencent and its partners have introduced more than 100 joint solutions in 19 industries including government, medical, industrial, retail, transportation, and finance.As of December 2019, the number of Tencent partners has exceeded 7,000, and the business volume completed by Tencent Cloud and partners has already accounted for 28% of the total business volume of Tencent Cloud.As of November 2019, Tencent has applied for 300 blockchain patents, and blockchain technology has been deeply implemented in many scenarios in the fields of taxation, finance, justice, finance, and public welfare.Among them, since the first anniversary of the launch of blockchain electronic invoices, more than 6 million electronic invoices have been issued, with a cumulative invoice amount of 3.9 billion yuan, covering more than 113 detailed industries.4. JD.com’s R & D investment. In the first three quarters of 2019, JD.com ’s R & D investment was 11.028 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 27.61%. Compared with 2018, the total R & D investment in 2018 was 12.144 billion yuan.In 2019, JD.com achieved high growth in both revenue and profit, achieving profitability for 2 consecutive years.In the field of fintech, JD Digital’s solutions have served more than 200 financial institutions; in February 2019, JD Digital officially launched the first domestic one-stop, comprehensive intelligent asset management technology system “JT2 IntelligencePossession. “In the field of smart cities, JD.com has deployed dozens of cities, and the smart city operating system has landed in Xiong’an New District.As of December 2019, its blockchain patent applications have reached nearly 300.In June 2019, JD.com launched the first blockchain ABS standardized solution.As of October 2019, JD.com’s blockchain anti-counterfeiting traceability platform has accumulated more than 1.3 billion on-chain data, and has traced cooperation with more than 700 brands.In 2019, JD Logistics completed the contract with the three major operators of China Mobile, China Unicom and Telecom, landing the first 5G intelligent logistics park in the country, and building a 5G intelligent logistics platform LoMir.2 Finance + Technology 1. Industrial and Commercial Bank of China In May 2019, ICBC officially established its fintech subsidiary ICBC Technology; in November, ICBC’s Financial Technology Research Institute was formally established. Since then, ICBC has formed a “One, Three Center,”One company, one research institute” fintech organizational structure, including the fintech department, business research and development center, data center, software development center, ICBC Technology and Fintech Research Institute.In November 2019, ICBC released the smart banking ecosystem ECOS 1.0. In December 2019, ICBC signed a comprehensive deepening strategic cooperation with Alibaba and Ant Financial in Beijing, focusing on financial technology and building an open ecosystem.A new partnership for ecology and mutual customers.In the second batch of blockchain information service filing lists released by the State Cyberspace Office, ICBC, as the first bank in a state-owned bank to file a record, has filed “ICBC Xixi Blockchain Services” and “ICBCBlockchain-based financial services. “2. The latest data disclosed by Weizhong Bank in 2019 shows that Weizhong Bank has 1080 people in science and technology, and the proportion of technology personnel is 54%.In 2019, Weizhong Bank has disclosed 217 blockchain invention patents, and its self-developed blockchain underlying platform FISCO BCOS is fully open source.As of November 2019, Weizhong Bank’s distributed banking core system has successfully served more than 220 million customers, achieving a single-day peak of more than 500 million transactions, reaching the same scale as large state-owned banks.Weizhong Bank has established more than 300 risk control models for social, credit reporting and anti-fraud series, and more than 100,000 risk parameters. AI technology has been tried to apply risk control such as joint modeling, nuclear recording quality inspection, and risk management listfield.3. ZhongAn Insurance In the first half of 2019, ZhongAn Insurance Technology’s operating income was approximately 105 million yuan, an increase of 193% year-on-year, and more than 170 contracted customers.Zhongan Technology has nearly 1,500 employees, accounting for more than half of the company’s total employees.ZhongAn’s underwriting and claims automation rates reached 99% and 95%, respectively, and 85% of online customer service sessions were handled by intelligent robots.As of the end of September 2019, Zhongan Technology has submitted a total of 290 invention patent applications, of which the number of blockchain-related invention patent applications is 129, and 112 cases can be checked through public examination.4. Immediate consumer finance Immediately, the financial technology team has more than 1,000 people, accounting for about 50% of the company’s total number of people; the big data risk control team has more than 300 people.Immediately the financial research and development investment has exceeded 800 million yuan, and more than 700 sets of technical systems have been independently researched and developed. The research and development results have been applied to risk control, marketing acquisition, customer service and other fields.In the year of 2019, in the field of artificial intelligence technology, Finance immediately launched an independent research and development system for silent living identification systems and an independent research and development of air number detection systems.Immediately Finance has submitted more than 220 patent applications. According to the statistics of Zero One Think Tank, as of December 1, 2019, of the 24 consumer finance companies that have opened, 8 patent applications have been published, with a total of 139.There are 54 finances, accounting for 39% of the total. These patents also include artificial intelligence related technology patents.5. Financial OneAccount On December 13, 2019, Financial OneAccount was listed in the US IPO.In the first three quarters of 2019, Financial OneAccount achieved revenue of 1.55 billion yuan, an increase of 72.29% year-on-year; of which, the one-Account R & D investment reached 1.07 billion yuan, accounting for 49% of the revenue, which has exceeded the annual 820 million yuanR.As of the third quarter of 2019, One Account has more than 3,700 customers, and its customer base covers all major banks in China, 99% of city commercial banks, and 46% of insurance companies.3 Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain 1. HKUST Xunfei In the first half of 2019, HKUST Xunfei’s R & D investment was 1.244 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 32.15%, accounting for 29.42% of total revenue.In 2019, HKUST Xunfei released its artificial intelligence 2.0 strategy, which is to realize track control, scale application and efficiency take-off, and to achieve revenue of 4.228 billion yuan in the first half of the year, a year-on-year increase of 31.72%.HKUST Xunfei has made arrangements in the fields of education, smart cities, politics and law, medical treatment, and automobiles. Among them, smart education products have covered more than 25,000 schools nationwide. The intelligent court trial system has now covered 31 provinces, municipalities, and autonomous regions in the country, and intelligent medical assistants have reached 1,000A number of grassroots medical and health institutions have landed.2. Shangtang, Deaf, Yuncong, and Yitu According to the IDC report “Semi-annual Research Report on China’s Artificial Intelligence and Application Market (2019H1)”, the market share of Shangtang, Deaf, Yuncong, and Yitu in the first half of 2019Ranked among the top four in computer vision in turn.In May 2019, Guangshi Technology announced the completion of the second round of D equity financing, and the total amount of D financing announced to the public reached approximately $ 750 million.In the first half of 2019, the company’s revenue was 949 million yuan, an increase of 210.3% year-on-year, and R & D investment was 468 million yuan, accounting for 49.4% of total revenue.As of the first half of 2019, Despide has 311 Chinese patents and 898 Chinese patent applications, and 25 patents and 75 patent applications overseas.According to foreign media, citing two people with knowledge of the matter, Shangtang Technology made a 2019 revenue forecast to investors in a briefing, and it is expected that its revenue in 2019 is expected to reach $ 750 million, a year-on-year increase of more than 200%.Shangtang Technology CEO Xu Li disclosed in September 2019 that Shangtang Technology has completed financing of more than US $ 3 billion, with a total valuation of more than US $ 7 billion.In May 2019, Yitu Technology released its self-developed cloud vision inference AI chip “Search”.In the field of smart healthcare, Yitu products and solutions have been deployed in more than 300 top three hospitals across the country.Yuncong Technology has served more than 400 banks and 147,000 outlets, and achieved an average daily bank comparison of 216 million times.3. Jia Nan Yun Zhi On November 21, 2019, Jia Nan Technology was officially listed on the NASDAQ in the United States, becoming the “first share of the global blockchain”.In the first half of 2019, the total revenue of Canaan Technology, the listed company of Canaan, was 289 million yuan, a year-on-year decrease of 85.2%; of which, the revenue of AI products was 500,000 yuan, accounting for 0.17% of the product revenue, and the revenue of blockchain products(Mainly revenue from mining machinery) was 287 million yuan, accounting for about 99.83%.As of the third quarter of 2019, Jianan Yunzhi has registered a total of 69 patents in China, including 6 inventions, 50 utility model patents and 13 design patents..
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