China’s Expanding Surveillance State: Takeaways From a NYT Investigation

NYT Chinas Expanding Surveillance State

China’s ambition to collect a staggering amount of personal data from everyday citizens is more expansive than previously known, a Times investigation has found. Phone-tracking devices are now everywhere. The police are creating some of the largest DNA databases in the world. And the authorities are building upon facial recognition technology to collect voice prints from the general public.

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