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World's largest surveillance equipment maker Hikvision to be banned from sales to US federal agencies

The world’s largest manufacturer of surveillance equipment, Hikvision, is on…


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

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


A year in constant review: China’s surveillance breakthroughs in 2017

Developments in hardware, software, AI, and networking in China have allowed…


Qihoo 360 shuts down surveillance camera live streaming platform

Parent company Qihoo 360 has shut down its Shuidi live streaming platform that…


China to have 626 million surveillance cameras within 3 years

China had 176 million surveillance cameras in operation last year and the speed…


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Chinese police used facial recognition to catch escaped criminal

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


Updated: WeChat's privacy policy update draws attention to information shared with the government

To some extent, WeChat users were already aware of the possibility that the…