China’s Social Credit System

A quick, interesting video about how China has been using AI, Big Data and surveillance to openly implement a “social rating” of its citizens. This video is from 2019 and since then China has rolled this out to more of its cities.

Some of the details covered in the video…

They also mentioned a “debt shaming” app that will let you know when someone around you is in debt.
https://toshitimes.com/china-starts-debt-shaming-new-app-reveals-people-with-debt-around-you/

I share this, after recently talking with someone about the personal freedoms we’ve been asked to give up for the Covid-19 pandemic, how long we might have to continue and what else might forced on us. This truly is a Black Swan event and we need to keep a closer eye on our corporations and politicians, moreso than usual.