WeChat Facial Recognition Case Studies

Matthew Brennan Case Studies, Features

Just a few days ago one of the first test integrations of WeChat facial recognition was announced (full details + screenshots below). This technology is starting to gain rapid adoption in China with examples popping up everywhere. Generally, China is still behind the US in AI but in face recognition, it’s now recognized as leading the world. Below I give you: 10 case studies of facial recognition technology being …

The Las Vegas WeChat Hotel With Robots

Matthew Brennan Case Studies

Which hotel has the most impressive, advanced and futuristic use of WeChat? Surely some expensive swanky place in Beijing or Shanghai right? Wrong! To find the most futuristic “WeChat hotel” we have to visit downtown Las Vegas. Welcome to the LINQ hotel, Sir. Meet “Ben”, the WeChat concierge robot Upon entering the LINQ hotel we are greeted by a WeChat concierge …

Use WeChat to Pay for Your Hotel in Bangkok

Matthew Brennan WeChat Tips

Foreigners living in China often have a dilemma when we travel abroad: paying for hotels. Obtaining a credit card in China is difficult for non-Chinese. We are often left using a non-RMB credit card or Paypal account from our home country (good luck trying to pay the bill back if your salary is in RMB). In today’s article, we’ll help you solve this problem …