The inventor of 5G predicts the technology will doom Silicon Valley and catapult China. Here’s the roadmap Amazon, Microsoft, and Google must follow to follow to stay ahead. (GOOG, AMZN, MSFT)

The inventor of 5G predicts the technology will doom Silicon Valley and catapult China. Here’s the roadmap Amazon, Microsoft, and Google must follow to follow to stay ahead. (GOOG, AMZN, MSFT)

January 23, 2021 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

Summary List PlacementErdal Arikan, a Turkish professor and scientist, held a low profile until Huawei — China’s leading 5G equipment manufacturer and the world’s second largest seller of smartphones — elevated his work out of obscurity and made it the underlying technology behind 5G. With Huawei’s backing, Arikan’s so-called polar codes would go on to…