Episode 030 – Xiaomi

Ben and James discuss Xiaomi’s ambition to own the home, why we’re frustrated with patents, why the West is unfair to the developing world, and what makes China unique.


  • Jordan Lewis: Exponent Bingo – Twitter
  • Ben Thompson: Xiaomi’s Ambition – Stratechery
  • Ben Thompson: Handicapping the Internet of Things – Stratechery
  • When Charles Dickens fell out with America – BBC
  • To Live (The film about the Cultural Revolution) – Wikipedia


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