Briefing: WeChat group admin jailed for porn stickers and videos

WeChat Group Admin Jailed for Members’ Porn-Sharing —Sixth Tone What happened:…


How much do Chinese netizens care about data privacy?

China has long been considered as a place where online privacy is nearly…


How Chinese manufacturers' interception of foreign IoT tech is a threat to our privacy

The Internet of Things (IoT) is ushering in the world of connected devices. Set…


Node Worthy 25: Privacy and cryptochips

This week, Chris and Nicole discuss their recent pieces about data privacy and…


Artist buys and exhibits black market data of 346,000 people, invites them to visit

Artist Deng Yufeng bought the personal data of 346,000 Wuhan residents and…


Baidu back in the dock accused of illegally obtaining user data

Chinese search giant Baidu is being sued for illegally obtaining user data such…


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Chinese police used facial recognition to catch escaped criminal

Chinese police have recently used facial recognition technology to catch an…


Alibaba knows where you go on dates–and with whom

It wouldn’t be a festival without a data dump from one of the big Chinese tech…