Nvidia said to launch new AI chip for China

Nvidia, the world’s largest company by value, is reportedly developing a new artificial intelligence (AI) chip based on its flagship product B200 for the China market. The mass production of the new chip, which may be called B20, will commence later this year while shipments

How powerful are the world’s remaining royals?

Recently appointed British Prime Minister Keir Starmer pledged his loyalty to British King Charles III on July 6, 2024, continuing a tradition that dates back centuries. However, since the leadership role taken by Prime Minister David Lloyd George in World War I, the monarchy’s

A neoclassical solution for China

China’s recently concluded Party Plenum took inspiration from ancient philosophers to solve its modernization drive. It is a bold and ambitious move that could change the country and the world. Will it work? Last week, the 2024 Party Plenum issued its decisions concentrating on

GOP attacks on Harris to go from bad to worse

Public opinion polls suggest that US Vice President Kamala Harris is doing slightly better than Joe Biden was against Donald Trump but Republican attacks against her are only now ramping up. Even as a candidate for vice president, Harris was the target of an intense barrage of

Marcos Jr sets tone for epic clash with the Dutertes

MANILA – Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr kickstarted his third, and arguably most consequential, State of the Nation Address (SONA) this week with a clear sense of urgency. Although still enjoying majority support in authoritative surveys, the Filipino leader has