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The Chinese government has been absolute in its goal to become the global AI leader. Three of the better tech companies in China — Sougou, China’s second-biggest search giant, Sinovation Ventures, and internet firm Bytedance — have joined forces to bring that plan to fruition. The companies pooled funds and data to create the AI Challenger contest.

“Move fast and break things,” says the early Facebook ethos. In five words, CEO Mark Zuckerberg confused the anticipation arrangement of the entire tech world. What was once about quality, was now about blame updates at break-neck speed, testing them with large segments of a user base (or even site-wide), and arising patches to fix what had accordingly been broken.