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How China Wants to Rate Its Citizens

The New Yorker’s Jiayang Fan examines China’s plans for a comprehensive social credit system, whose alleged resemblance to “Amazon ...
November 3, 2015 3:23 PM

China Ranked World’s Worst for Internet Freedom

China ranked last among the countries included in Freedom House’s 2015 Freedom on the Net report, published this week. Globally, the report ...
October 31, 2015 12:35 AM

China’s Plan to Score Citizens With Social Credit Ratings

The Chinese government is preparing to launch a controversial credit score system that will utilize big data to rank each citizen’s trustworthiness ...
October 28, 2015 7:43 PM