The World of Chinese - - Editor’s Letter -

All see­ing, all know­ing—all good? As cash­less pay­ments be­come ubiq­ui­tous, some of the coun­try's largest cor­po­ra­tions are rolling out “so­cial credit schemes” which will soon be­come manda­tory. While the perks of high rat­ings of­fer a so­lu­tion to the lack of trust that plagues so­ci­ety, many fear the level of sur­veil­lance and power these sys­tems con­fer on their oper­a­tors

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