iFlytek (), styled as iFLYTEK, is a partially state-owned Chinese information technology
company established in 1999. It creates voice recognition
software and 10+ voice-based internet/mobile products covering education, communication, music, intelligent toys industries.
State-owned enterprise China Mobile
is the company's largest shareholder. The company is listed in the Shenzhen Stock Exchange
with market capitalization at 25 billion RMB and it is backed by several state-owned investment funds.
In 2018, iFlytek signed a five-year collaboration agreement with the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory
. In 2020, the agreement was terminated due to human rights concerns.
In October 2019, iFlytek was sanctioned by the United States for allegedly using its technology for surveillance and human rights abuses in Xinjiang
*Chinese speech synthesis
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Category:Companies listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange
Category:Information technology companies of China
Category:Companies based in Hefei
Category:Software companies established in 1999
Category:Government-owned companies of China
Category:Chinese companies established in 1999