Experts Warn US Is Falling Behind China in Key Technologies


At a gathering of latest and former U.S. officers and non-public-sector executives Friday in Washington, concern was rampant that the United States has fallen behind China in the progress of many important systems, and that it faces an uncertain long term in which other nations around the world could problem its historic dominance in the improvement of chopping-edge communications and computing technologies.

The collecting was convened by the Specific Competitive Scientific tests Task, an exertion spearheaded by previous Google CEO Eric Schmidt, the mentioned reason of which is “to ensure that America is positioned and organized to earn the techno-economic

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Losing tech race with China could cost U.S. trillions


The United States could skip out on trillions of bucks in economic expansion if it fails to confront the growing technology threat posed by China, according to a new report from the Eric Schmidt-led Distinctive Aggressive Reports Challenge (SCSP).

Why it matters: An American failure to problem China would not only price the U.S. economic expansion and positions it would also permit an authoritarian condition get in touch with the photographs for the world’s electronic infrastructure.

What they are declaring: “Imagine a environment where by China controls the global digital infrastructure, has the dominant posture in tech platforms, controls the

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Xiaomi, Vivo, Oppo: India and China political tensions are hitting the smartphone market. But they need each other


Indians love Chinese smartphones, but for the last two months, New Delhi has intensified the scrutiny of three top Chinese firms — Xiaomi, Vivo and Oppo. Together, these companies control more than 60% of the Indian smartphone market, according to data from research firm Counterpoint.

Xiaomi, the top-selling brand in the country, was the first company to face regulators’ heat. In May, the country’s main financial investigation agency accused Xiaomi’s Indian subsidiary of making illegal remittances, violating foreign exchange laws.

Xiaomi India said at the time that “all our operations are firmly compliant with local laws and regulations.” It   Read more

NASA accuses China of stealing space technology


America’s space agency, NASA has accused China of stealing unclassified American technology, ranging from military secrets to medical research.

America’s space agency, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has accused China of stealing unclassified American technology, ranging from military secrets to medical research.

During a United States House Appropriations Committee hearing on May 17, NASA Administrator Bill Nelson accused the Chinese Communist Party of stealing the United States’ most vital technological secrets, The Singapore Post reported.

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“Yeah, they’re pretty good at stealing, And I think that’s incumbent

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China signals easing of tech crackdown but don’t expect policy U-turn


China has shown signs of easing its crackdown on the technology sector which has wiped billions of dollars of value from its most prominent companies.

But analysts said Beijing’s recent positive rhetoric should not be mistaken for a reversal of policy.

“I think the big tech companies will have a grace period for maybe the next six months,” Linghao Bao, tech analyst at Trivium China, told CNBC’s “Squawk Box Europe” on Tuesday.

“However, this is a really not a U-turn on the tech crackdown, the long-term outlook hasn’t changed yet. Because Beijing has already come to the conclusion that it

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