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Maverick* Research: China vs. California — It's 'Game Over' for 21st-Century Technology Dominance

Published: 25 September 2017

ID: G00336001

Analyst(s): Gavin Tay , Ray Valdes


Silicon Valley's half-century of technology dominance is ending. China's new take on an old formula is set to lead the digital world in the 21st century, starting in places you'd least expect. (Maverick research exposes unconventional thinking and advice.)

Table Of Contents
  • Specific Maverick Caution
  • Maverick Findings
  • Maverick Recommendations

*Maverick Research


  • What You Really Need to Know
    • Serious Challenges
    • China's Acquisition Goals
  • Expanded Treatment
    • The Rise and Decline of Silicon Valley's Success Formula
    • China's New Take on the Old Formula
    • From Imitator to Innovator
    • The Formula Delivers Results
    • China's Nuances Offer Outsiders "Extended Play"
  • What Can You Do About It?
    • Action 1 — Joint Venture
    • Action 2 — Partnership
    • Action 3 — Acquisition
    • Recommendations

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