How much different would the world be today if either WWI never happened or the central powers won?

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When using hindsight, one can speculate how much different things would be if a certain historic event turned out differently. I personally think it could have been better but also just different.
How much different would the world be today if either WWI never happened or the central powers won?
Better:
  • No Soviet Union
  • No Nazis
  • No more British empire
  • No more French empire
  • No more Russian empire
  • No WWII
  • India gets its independence sooner
  • Imperial Japan gets political reforms
  • No cold war
  • No gulf war
  • No US intervention in the Middle East
  • Technology advanced faster with all the bright minds saved
Just different:
  • Rise of extremist regimes amongst former allied powers
  • WWII is fought against totalitarian UK, Canada, Australia and France
  • The US annexes Canada
  • The German empire and the US temporarily occupy France and the UK
  • Australia is partitioned by the US and the German empire
  • German empire colonizes more countries
  • Ottomans expand further into the Middle East
  • Japan turns into a communist superpower
  • Cold War between US, Ottoman Empire, German empire and communist Japan
  • political reforms in the German empire/decolonization process
  • Prolonged cold war
  • Germany lands on the moon first
  • Germany ultimately wins the cold war
  • German currency becomes the most powerful currency
In regards to technology I know that both world wars contributed to the rapid advancement of technology as a result of countries wanting to outdo each other in regards to who brought the better “toys”. However we have to also acknowledge that it’s possible that those millions of people lost to the two world wars may have also been able to contribute to the advancement of technology.
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