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‘Automated racism’ — facial recognition software targets Uyghurs

In a front-page story in today’s New York Times print edition (link to newspaper front; 

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Nanjing is using location-tracking smartwatches to spy on street cleaners

An extremely disturbing video, making rounds on the Chinese internet, shows street cleaners in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, being forced…

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Conditions are worsening for foreign journalists in China

Last year, foreign journalists in China saw the greatest level…

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Spying on the Uyghurs

“Spying on the Uyghurs: A first-person account from a Han Chinese student” is the title of a…

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Ningxia to learn from Xinjiang ‘experiences in promoting social stability’

Since China’s mass detention of Uyghur Muslims in Xinjiang was first documented in detail

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Couple find spy camera hidden in apartment rented online

A couple in Beijing claims to have discovered a secret camera hidden in the bedroom of an apartment they…

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China gives ‘sewage surveillance’ a shot as part of its own war on drugs

A recent Scientific American article details China’s use of wastewater-based epidemiology (WBE) — the process of chemically analyzing…

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$9 billion spent on surveillance tech in Xinjiang in 2017

Evidence of a vast system of “re-education camps” in Xinjiang  is growing even as the Chinese…

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No sleeping in class: Chinese high school installs cameras to monitor student facial expressions

A network of surveillance cameras backed by facial-recognition technology has been introduced to every classroom at a high school…

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Chinese live-streaming site Qihoo 360 shuts down surveillance feature

TechNode reports that Qihoo 360, the video streaming service that was revealed last week to be broadcasting…

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‘Please stop watching us’: Live-stream video platform accused of privacy violations

 Online live broadcast service…

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China’s 170 million surveillance cameras know your face

Facial recognition technology boom Writing and appearing on video in the Wall Street Journal, Josh Chin and Liza Lin…

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Garratts recount dark odyssey through China’s security apparatus

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