People's Daily: Promote technological innovation and industrial applications such as blockchain

On February 27, the People's Daily published an article on "coordinated overall promotion of epidemic prevention and control and economic and social development." The article stated that to speed up the cultivation and development of emerging industries. The epidemic has promoted new technologies, new business development, and consumption model innovations such as risk early warning, information tracing, smart cities, telemedicine, unmanned distribution, online consumption, self-service retail, online education, video conferencing, and online business operations. Industry development brings opportunities. It is necessary to follow the trend, promote technological innovation and industrial applications such as artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things, big data, and blockchain, enrich 5G application scenarios, promote digitalization and intelligent transformation and upgrading of urban management and manufacturing and service industries, and promote industrial transformation and innovation. The development of emerging industries has promoted the formation of a number of strategic emerging industry clusters.