China’s Invisible Hand Ain’t So Great - and Ain’t So Invisible There was underway a highly disquieting hostile Tech Sector takeover. Corporate wrecking ball Broadcom - the Singapore king of breaking big companies into little sellable pieces - was looking to unpleasantly acquire United States innovation company Qualcomm. Qualcomm is the chief reason why We the People are the global leaders on all things wireless - cellular networks, cell phones and all the attending amazingness. To cite but one of countless examples, it was a woman Qualcomm engineer who invented the way cell phones can connect to the Internet. (In a personal geek moment - I got to meet her. Very cool.) This was a quantum moment. Think of the hundreds of billions of dollars of economic activity that one invention alone unleashed. Qualcomm has spent the last two decades - and tens of billions of dollars - creating all sorts of amazing things like this. Thereby leading the charge towards the next monster revolution -
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