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Silicon Dragon News reports on tech innovations, investment and deals in China, India and frontier markets.

Where Billions in Self-Driving Vehicles is Going in the US & China

CNBC feature KEY POINTS Despite its promise, a future full of autonomous vehicles still seems like a distant fantasy. But tech giants, automakers, and start-ups from the U.S. and China, including Ford, GM, Baidu, Tesla, and Alphabet, have invested billions of dollars and years of R&D into making it a reality. Robotaxis seems like a good...

The Silicon Valley fallout from waging economic war against Russia

KEY POINTS, from CNBC article on Russia by Rebecca Fannin Russian politicians and tech leaders started coming to Silicon Valley more than a decade ago to build high-tech bridges but since the Crimea annexation in 2014, venture capital deal-making within the U.S. involving Russia has been declining. Still U.S.-based and global VC firms face issues with...