China “plans to dominate the world’s digital infrastructure,” Attorney General William Barr has declared. A “truly Orwellian surveillance state” is just around the corner, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo argues. In fields from facial recognition to artificial intelligence to 5G telecom technology, it often seems like China has already become the world’s technology superpower. But dig deeper and China’s position looks weaker. Take Huawei, which the Trump administration argues exemplifies Beijing’s unfair state subsidies and corporate ...
America is going to decapitate Huawei: US' tech dominance wields mega power
Huawei also illustrates China's deep dependence on foreign - especially American - technology
Chris Miller | NYT Last Updated at September 16, 2020 10:12 IST