Tech cold war: how Trump’s assault on Huawei is forcing the world to contemplate a digital iron curtain

//Tech cold war: how Trump’s assault on Huawei is forcing the world to contemplate a digital iron curtain

Tech cold war: how Trump’s assault on Huawei is forcing the world to contemplate a digital iron curtain

Designed by Apple in California. Assembled in China. This familiar line on the back of iPhones has summed up the world order for the past two decades: American innovation married with low-cost Chinese manufacturing to deliver cheap, quality products for the world.But as China pursues its own tech ambitions, a threatened US is moving to cut Chinese firms off from American scientific know-how and pushing the world into a tech divide that neither country has really prepared for.The Trump…

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By | 2019-05-25T22:00:05+00:00 May 25th, 2019|Technology|Comments Off on Tech cold war: how Trump’s assault on Huawei is forcing the world to contemplate a digital iron curtain