US Tries to Thwart China’s Work on Exascale Supercomputer by Blocking Exports

The US Commerce Department imposes export controls on four supercomputing centers in China over risks the technology will aid the Chinese military.

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The US government is throwing up some roadblocks to prevent China from building its own “exascale” supercomputer.

On Thursday, the US Commerce Department imposed export controls on four supercomputing centers in China linked to developing the exascale …Source