• China is selling its 'Big Brother' surveillance technology to a country with a poor human rights record

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

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    By 2030 China plans to build a $150 billion industry by becoming a world leader in the field of artificial intelligence.
    China seeks to continue its already sizable investment in Africa, and many parts of Africa are now essentially reliant on Chinese companies for their telecoms and digital services.
    CloudWalk Technology, a Chinese start-up, signed a deal with the Zimbabwean government to provide a mass facial recognition infrastructure.
    China has previously used this type of mass surveillance technology to target particular social groups, such as ethnic minorities and...
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