A Cold War Is Brewing Between the U.S. and China Over 5G and AI

America is falling behind

Huawei is suing the United States for banning its hardware. Getty Images

China and the United States have become locked in a competitive struggle over who will control two technologies widely expected to transform the global economy: artificial intelligence and the next generation of wireless service, or 5G. That years-long slow-boil began to heat up in recent weeks. And naturally, it involved a tweet.

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