The Pentagon spent an estimated US$800 million to US$1.3 billion on artificial intelligence last year. Photo: Reuters
The Pentagon spent an estimated US$800 million to US$1.3 billion on artificial intelligence last year. Photo: Reuters

Chinese military may have an edge over US on artificial intelligence research, report warns

  • Report by Georgetown University says PLA spending may be higher than America’s and adds that many of its suppliers could gain access to US technology
  • The Chinese military hopes to become a leader in the hi-tech sphere and recent reports that it tested a hypersonic weapon caused concern in the US

Topic |   US-China relations
The Pentagon spent an estimated US$800 million to US$1.3 billion on artificial intelligence last year. Photo: Reuters
The Pentagon spent an estimated US$800 million to US$1.3 billion on artificial intelligence last year. Photo: Reuters
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