Twitter Space on the Next Great Power

I, Brian Wang, will be talking with Warren Redlich and @Anything Tesla about the Next Great Power. China vs USA vs India. I will be making a case for ASEAN and Canada. We will discuss demographics, immigration-emigration and people, money and technology. I would say that China is already a Great Power. We will have …

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China Makes Huge Chip Breakthrough – 7 Nanometers Without EUV Lithography Machines

Huawei’s Kirin 9000S system-on-chip powers Huawei’s new Mate 60 Pro smartphone reportedly is using 2nd generation 7nm-class fabrication process and stacking made by China-based SMIC. Huawei was known to have been stockpiling chips from its HiSilicon unit before TSMC cut ties to comply with US sanctions. TSMC started making 7 nanometer chips back in 2017. …

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Population Crisis Fix Means Getting Enough Babies Every Year Starting This Year

Japan and South Korea and many other countries are experiencing national demographic crisis due to falling birth rates. In 2023, Japan’s fertility rate was 1.367, which is far below the 2.1 children per woman needed for population stability. South Korea’s fertility rate dropped to a record low of 0.7 in the second quarter of 2023. …

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Ukraine Proved $40 Million Worth of Missiles Breaks Russia and China’s S-400 Air Defense

Ukraine was able to destroy a submarine and a navy landing ship in dry dock but under the protection of several Russian S-400 anti-missile systems. It is interesting for how they succeeded because it effects how we think about China’s air defenses. Ukraine defeated the S-400 anti-missile batteries and radar. Russia has about three times …

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B-21 Superstealth Bomber First Flight in Days and It Can Beat China’s Super Radar and Defenses

The U.S. Air Force announced today the B-21 Raider has started engine runs as part of its ground test program at Northrop Grumman’s Palmdale, California, facility. Engine testing is an essential milestone for the program as the world’s first sixth-generation aircraft continues on the path to flight test. A first flight in the next few …

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Are the F-35 and the China J-20 Stealth Fighters Fully Available for Actual Use?

People compare the count of how many F-35s have been built versus how many China J-20 stealth have been built. There is a comparison of the annual production rate. However, a very important comparison is how many of them are fully available, fully usable and fully capable are they to perform their needed roles?

Tesla China Megapack Factory Starts Construction in a Few Weeks

Tesla’s Shanghai Megafactory will start construction in a few weeks and start production in the second quarter of 2024. “We expect to start building the Megafactory for energy storage products in the near future, and the products will be mainly used for export,” Xinhua quoted Tesla China president Allan Wang (Wang Hao) as saying in …

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