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Five Reasons Why China Is Attacking ­.s. Tech

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Credit: Computerworld

China's blistering attacks on U.S. tech firms is more than quid pro quo over cyberspying charges. It's a signal of China's growing confidence in its own technology capabilities.

China makes its own computer chips, has the world's fastest supercomputer, and is on target to surpass the U.S. in R&D spending. It has built its own social media empire for its 600 million Internet users, keeping Facebook and Twitter on the fringes.

China is picking and choosing its targets carefully.

From Computerworld
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