Many big US tech names stayed away but some smaller American firms showed up for China’s main internet conference on the weekend, as a trade war with the United States expands into a technology conflict.The state-run World Internet Conference, also known as the Wuzhen Summit, has been held in the canal town near Shanghai since 2014 as a platform for the Chinese government to promote its idea of global internet governance and export its own highly restricted internet model to other countries.The…
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