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  • Carrier vs. Carrier: How the Last Aircraft Carrier Battle Changed History

    Warfare History Network Security, Asia Forever. The Philippine Sea encompasses two million square miles of the western part of the Pacific Ocean. It is bounded by the Philippine Islands on the west, the Mariana Islands on the east, the Caroline Islands to the south, and the Japanese Islands to the north. In the summer of 1944 it was the battleground of two great carrier strike forces. One of these belonged to Japanese Vice Admiral Jisaburo Ozawa. The other belonged to U.S. Admiral Raymond...

    The National Interest
  • Want to Dominate the Seas? Merge a Battleship with an Aircraft Carrier

    Kyle Mizokami Security, It has been dreamed up before.  What could have been.  In the early 1980s, the Reagan Administration was looking to fund high visibility defense programs. Reagan had been elected on a platform of rebuilding the armed services after the “hollowing out” of the early 1970s. One example was the reactivation of four World War II-era Iowa-class battleships, which started in 1982. Each of the four ships, Iowa, Missouri, New Jersey and Wisconsin was refurbished, their sixteen...

    The National Interest
  • SAP shares spike after Elliott reveals $1.3 billion stake

    Activist investor Elliott revealed a $1.3 billion stake in SAP on Wednesday and said it supported a new management efficiency drive, sending shares in the German business software company to a record high.

  • 2 Funplus mobile games have generated more than $1.3 billion in revenue

    Funplus has been quietly making mobile games since 2010, and it may surprise you to learn that two of its games have generated more than $1.3 billion in revenue.