(Worthy News) - Trade tensions between the U.S. and China escalated Friday after months of threats over billions of dollars of tariffs.
While products from soybeans to cars will likely get wrapped up in the spat, a key technology could actually be one of the main drivers behind why the world's largest economies have started a trade war.
That technology is 5G — the next generation of mobile internet. Yes, it could allow people to download movies in seconds, And yes, it could lead to a great mobile internet experience. But, 5G is about much more than high-speed mobile internet. It is being touted as a technology that could support the next generation of infrastructure, from the billions of internet-connected devices expected to come online in the next few years, to smart cities and driverless cars. [ Source: CNBC (Read More...) ]
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