China expert, Gordon G. Chang interviewed Brandon J. Weichert for The Washington Times about China’s threat in the high-tech sector.
Peter Thiel and Donald Trump have both excoriated Google for their work with China’s government on AI. I provide details and context for Gordon G. Chang and John Batchelor on this issue and the other big tech concern: China’s development of quantum computing technology.
In quantum computing, biotech, and space mining the United States is competing for dominance with China…and the U.S. is losing. Innovation and disruption go hand-in-hand whichever side embraces this first will win the 100-Year Marathon.
“In today’s world you innovate or die. It would seem many Western corporations have chosen death. After the successful proof of concept, China doubled its investment and plans to streamline the new technology and mass produce it.”
“If DARPA and other ‘innovation hubs’ in the government cannot or will not accomplish their core mission, then they are unnecessary and should be cut.”
China has made significant investments in their high-tech fields, while America has fallen behind. Now, China’s policies are bearing fruit, most notably in their quantum technology. Read more to find out why!