The Chinese search giant is said to be in discussions with Huan Technology to develop a set-top box or chip for smart TVs -- a move designed to take on Alibaba's move into Internet TV.
The acquisition of 91 Wireless, a Chinese app platform company, helps Baidu expand its presence in the mobile app space.
If it comes to pass, the search feature would sit alongside Google search for China-based customers looking to search the Web with the operating system's integrated function.
China's top search engine might soon find its way to Apple's iOS platform, according to a report out of the country.
According to Bloomberg, Apple could make integration of the Chinese search engine in iOS a reality at next week's Worldwide Developers Conference.
The company is reportedly considering bringing its Cloud Smart Terminal platform to Windows Phone 7 and iOS too, though it's not clear how amenable Apple would be.
The PC maker and the Chinese search engine are working together to create smartphones and tablets for the Chinese market.
Chinese search giant will license catalogs from Universal Music, Warner Music, and Sony Music for streaming and downloading.
China's largest search engine comes with a single bar that can be used to input Web addresses or searches. It also has a marketplace to download thousands of applications.
The two Google rivals are teaming up for search results in China, territory Google left after censorship concerns.