On July 23, 2019, in the business hall of Monaco Telecom, the staff was preparing to use Huawei smartphones to showcase "5G ultra-broadband networks."
In 2019, with the advent of a new round of scientific and technological revolution and industrial transformation, several key nodes in the Internet field in China have emerged, which not only further opens up new space for industry development, but also further extends the boundaries of Internet empowerment.
[Keyword 1: 5G]
2019 is called "the first year of 5G commercial use". In June 2019, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology officially issued 5G operator licenses to China Mobile, China Unicom, China Telecom and China Radio and TV . At the end of October, the three major operators officially launched 5G business packages, marking the official launch of 5G large-scale commercial use in China.
Minister of Industry and Information Technology Miao Wei recently said at the National Industrial and Information Work Conference: "At present, 126,000 5G base stations have been opened in the country, and 5G mobile phone chips have also been put into commercial use. In 2020, we must steadily promote the construction of 5G networks, deepen joint construction and sharing, and strive for the end of 2020. Achieve the coverage of 5G networks in all prefecture-level cities nationwide. Combined with the 5G commercial pace, accelerate the application of new technologies such as 4K / 8K, VR (virtual reality) / AR (augmented reality). "Wang Zhiqin, vice president of the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology, recently in 2020 According to the ICT In-depth Observation Conference of the China Academy of Information and Communication Technology, the number of subscribers to China's 5G package by the end of 2019 exceeded 3 million.
5G is the hottest technology in 2019. People in the industry believe that 5G has the characteristics of large bandwidth, low power consumption, high speed, low delay, and wide coverage, and is a technology that can bring industry change. 5G will build a new mobile network infrastructure, promote the digital, intelligent, and networked development of traditional industries such as industry, agriculture, transportation, energy, and medical care, and promote new products, new models, and new formats to become a strong development of the digital economy. Driving force.
The "IMT-2020 (5G) Promotion Group" (a working platform jointly established by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the National Development and Reform Commission and the Ministry of Science and Technology) predicts that during 2020-2025, China ’s total economic output directly driven by 5G commercial use will reach 10.6 trillion yuan, directly creating The economic value added reached 3.3 trillion yuan; the total economic output indirectly driven was about 24.8 trillion yuan, and the economic value added indirectly led to 8.4 trillion yuan.
[Keyword 2: Blockchain]
2019 is the year when the blockchain will usher in a turnaround. In October 2019, General Secretary Xi Jinping emphasized during the eighteenth collective study of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee that blockchain should be used as an important breakthrough in independent innovation of core technology, the main direction of attack should be clarified, investment should be increased, and a number of key cores should be overcome. Technology to accelerate the development of blockchain technology and industrial innovation.
This spring breeze has caused the blockchain to attract much attention from all walks of life. According to incomplete statistics, as of early December 2019, a total of more than 40 blockchain-related guidelines were issued at the national level, covering food safety, trade, transportation, and government affairs management.
Blockchain is a distributed ledger technology. In essence, it is a shared database. The data or information stored in it is "unforgeable", "remaining traces", "traceable", "open and transparent", and "collective maintenance". "Multi-party sharing" and other features. Based on these characteristics, blockchain technology has laid a solid foundation of trust, created a reliable cooperation mechanism, and has a broad application prospect. For example, some Internet non- profit organizations use the blockchain to clearly check the whereabouts of various funds; some companies move agricultural product data to the blockchain to prevent counterfeiting and make it easier for consumers to understand what they buy. when and where.
[Keyword 3: Artificial Intelligence]
In 2019, China's artificial intelligence industry has maintained rapid growth. According to the China Institute of Electronics Think Tank (CIE Think Tank) statistics, in the first three quarters of 2019, the size of China's artificial intelligence core industry market exceeded 7.67 billion yuan, an increase of approximately 29.6% compared to 2018.
The "Government Work Report" for the first time proposed "smart +" in 2019, to build artificial intelligence into the same infrastructure as the Internet in order to achieve the integrated development of artificial intelligence and industry. On August 29, the Ministry of Science and Technology announced the latest list of national artificial intelligence open innovation platforms at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference 2019, which included representatives of the top 10 innovative companies: the representative of the visual computing field is Yitu Technology; the representative of the marketing intelligence field is Ming Technology; Huawei is the representative of basic software and hardware; Ping An of China is the representative of Inclusive Finance; Hikvision for the video perception field; JD.com for the smart supply chain field; Deafness for the image perception field; 360 for the security brain field; The field of smart education is a good future; the field of smart home is Xiaomi. Previously, five companies including Baidu, Alibaba Cloud, Tencent, HKUST Xunfei, and Shangtang have been approved to build platforms in areas such as autonomous driving, urban brain, medical imaging, intelligent voice, and intelligent vision.
In 2019, finding the actual landing scene is the core point of artificial intelligence. At the same time, discussions about management standards and privacy protection have become hot topics. Because he was forced to brush his face to enter the park, Zhejiang University of Technology's specially appointed associate professor Guo Bing brought Hangzhou Wild Animal World to court, which became the "first case of face recognition" in China. How to prevent and respond to the risks that artificial intelligence development may bring is worth pondering.
[Keyword 4: "Sinking the Market"]
As the number of Internet users in first-tier and second-tier cities becomes increasingly saturated and online traffic dividends gradually diminish, the "sinking market" has become a new driving force for the growth of Internet users and an important source for Internet companies seeking new market opportunities.
The "sinking market" is also known as the "mass market", which refers to markets in cities, counties, and rural areas below the third tier, covering nearly 300 prefecture-level cities, more than 3,000 counties, more than 40,000 towns, and 660,000 villages. , The population is about 1 billion people. The Internet demand of this group needs to be further developed, and it has huge market potential in terms of online shopping, entertainment , social networking, information, etc. Many Internet companies have already laid out one after another, and they are the representative companies of the Internet sinking.
Looking back at the 2019 Chinese e-commerce giant, "sinking the market" has become a must-have. After seeing the dividends that Pinduoduo has gained in the "sinking market", Alibaba has reorganized "gathering cost-effectively", JD.com launches "Jingxi", and Suning "spells buying" followed closely ... It can be said that "sinking market" This emerging consumer market and the new driving force for consumption have been launched and are worth looking forward to.
[Keyword five: E-commerce live broadcast]
In 2019, e-commerce live broadcasts have become the new blue ocean. Through live broadcast and short video platforms such as Douyin, Kuaishou, and Taobao Live Broadcast, they have transformed from "goods and people" to "people and people". Unification has increased consumer enthusiasm for shopping and has become a new fashion for daily consumption.
According to the data of China Everbright Securities, the total scale of e-commerce live broadcast in 2019 will reach 440 billion yuan. According to relevant experts, from the perspective of the entire industry chain, live streaming e-commerce has improved the link efficiency between consumers and brands: from the product side, live streaming has improved the online penetration rate of products; from the user side, live streaming can find Users' unplanned shopping needs; from the perspective of the industry chain, live broadcast speeds up the development of supply-side products and achieves immediate response to user needs.
In the e-commerce industry in 2019, there are well-known anchors such as Li Jiaqi and Wei Ya. In fact, in addition to Internet celebrities and some celebrities, local officials have joined the army of live broadcasts, such as two “net celebrity” deputy magistrates Chen Xiaodong and Wang Shuai in Shanghe County, Shandong Province, selling 100 melon in 10 seconds. , Sold more than 1,000 grilled chickens in 2 days; and Zhang Bin, deputy magistrate of Huichang County, Jiangxi Province, "takes goods" 650,000 in one hour ...
The bell of the new year has sounded, salute 2019, and bless 2020. Chaos in China's Internet industry is bravely moving forward, and the future is expected.