In provinces such as Xinjiang, China, authorities have what is probably the most intensive government surveillance in the world; in some places, there are police checkpoints every 200 meters. But much of surveillance elsewhere is less blatant and overt—if just as pervasive and omnipotent. Screen grab from Human Rights Watch video “China’s Algorithms of Repression” https://www.hrw.org/report/2019/05/01/chinas-algorithms-repression/reverse-engineering-xinjiang-police-mass

The future of technology: Lessons from China—and the US

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In provinces such as Xinjiang, China, authorities have what is probably the most intensive government surveillance in the world; in some places, there are police checkpoints every 200 meters. But much of surveillance elsewhere is less blatant and overt—if just as pervasive and omnipotent. Screen grab from Human Rights Watch video “China’s Algorithms of Repression” https://www.hrw.org/report/2019/05/01/chinas-algorithms-repression/reverse-engineering-xinjiang-police-mass

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