Interesting article in the NY Times about new challenges facing Taiwan. Home to major technology suppliers, Taiwan is finding itself confronting serious problems, such as a lack of innovation, that derive in part from its educational system and culture. The world is changing; mobile phone technology, for example, is giving computers a run for their money, and Taiwan must adapt. The island is facing pressure from two sides: the US and mainland China. I have personally been to Taiwan several times, and my wife’s family lives there — so I’m rootin’ for ‘em!