China's first blockchain security testing center will land in Changsha

China is set to launch the first blockchain security testing center in the…


Unsupervised Machine Learning and smart data compression help AI deal with big data

As the use of big data grows, data protection and AI’s role in smart management…


China's IoT manufacturers are reducing costs at the expense of our privacy and security

From cities to the countryside, from power plants to homes, we are quantifying…


Opinion: China isn't the AI-powered dystopia you think it is

In the 18th century, English philosopher Jeremy Bentham envisaged a theoretical…


Second-hand mobile phone user data is being sold in China for as little as RMB 10

Second-hand mobile phones have become a target for illicit data brokers, who…


Chinese care more about data privacy than you think, but they still need better protection

In early 2018, Chinese artist Deng Yufeng purchased and publically displayed…


Investigation shows personal data from food delivery platforms in China on sale for as little as RMB 0.10

The personal data of people who have ordered food delivery is readily available…


Alipay trials digital replacement of China's ubiquitous ID cards

A new system of official digital ID has been integrated with Alipay for making…


China launches mobile ID authentication chips to rein in personal data theft

China’s Ministry of Public Security issued the first batch of 50,000 smart chip…