in design, technology

Leave No Dark Corner

Matthew Carney, Chinese correspondent of ABC News Australia, conducts a wonderfully pointed piece of storytelling concerning China’s soon-to-be imposed Social Credit System. Disturbing technology. How will this be misused? More so, a Chinese citizen suggests it makes her feel safe. At what cost?

“Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.”

Ben Franklin, (though slightly out of context)

While we are experiencing Aldous Huxley’s nightmare over here in the States, the Chinese are colliding with George Orwell’s vision of the future