China leads the world for surveillance, and so it has come as little surprise that the country is doing the same with monitoring and controlling the COVID-19 outbreak. As I reported earlier in the month, China was first to deploy drones to help control lockdowns, soon copied elsewhere. The country was also first with smartphone tracking and with facial recognition. Now we have something else.
Forbes: Coronavirus Police Surveillance Tags Are Now Here: Hong Kong First To Deploy
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