Why does China want to become the world’s banker? There’s no need to fear The Dragon’s motives?

| Business Insider

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china crossroadsCarlos Barria/Reuters A man looks at the Pudong financial district of Shanghai November 20, 2013.

The International Monetary Fund is meant to be the firefighter of the world economy. Recently, though, it is China that has responded to the ringing of alarms.… read the full article

MODERN MAN YEARBOOK OF QUEENS 1966 JUNE WILKINSON JAYNE MANSFIELD BONNIE LOGAN

MODERN MAN YEARBOOK OF QUEENS 1966 JUNE WILKINSON JAYNE MANSFIELD BONNIE LOGAN #1 MODERN MAN YEARBOOK OF QUEENS 1966 JUNE WILKINSON JAYNE MANSFIELD BONNIE LOGAN #2 MODERN MAN YEARBOOK OF QUEENS 1966 JUNE WILKINSON JAYNE MANSFIELD BONNIE LOGAN #3 MODERN MAN YEARBOOK OF QUEENS 1966 JUNE WILKINSON JAYNE MANSFIELD BONNIE LOGAN #4

Modern Man Quarterly’s Yearbook of Queens Mid-Summer 1966. Classic issue features Mamie Van Doren (both covers, 3 pgs), June Wilkinson (3 pgs), Bonnie Logan (full color centerfold), Pat Conley, Shirley Quimby, Hope Hathaway, Jayne Mansfield (2 pgs), Elke Sommer, Jean Jani, Virginia Gordon, Terry Higgins, and more.… read the full article

China stole the F35 stealth but did not make a compromised fighter [they made a better one]!!!

by Brian Wang | nextBigFuture | Coverage of Disruptive Science and Technology

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At least twice since 2007 Chinese hackers have stolen data on the F-35 from the developers’ poorly-guarded computer servers.

China’s J-31 jet lacks many of the features that were included in the F-35 that were made for the US Marines obsession with jumpjets.read the full article

New Rules in China Upset Western Tech Companies

| Technology | The New York Times

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HONG KONG — The Chinese government has adopted new regulations requiring companies that sell computer equipment to Chinese banks to turn over secret source code, submit to invasive audits and build so-called back doors into hardware and software, according to a copy of the rules obtained by foreign technology companies that do billions of dollars’ worth of business in China.… read the full article

Confirmation that China stole F35, F22, and B2 stealth bomber secrets as early as 2007

by Brian Wang | nextBigFuture | Coverage of Disruptive Science and Technology

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Der Spiegel published a new tranche of documents provided to the German weekly magazine by the former U.S. National Security Agency contractor, Edward Snowden. The documents are the first public confirmation that Chinese hackers have been able to extrapolate top secret data on the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter jet.… read the full article