The all-seeing Amazon, Google, and Facebook have every incentive to help the national security state undermine privacy, free speech and democracy. We’ve read this book before.
Growing use of surveillance technology has prompted calls for bans and stricter regulation.
Xi Jinping is using artificial intelligence to enhance his government’s totalitarian control – and he’s exporting this technology to regimes around the globe.
Requests are rising from law enforcement for information on devices, which can include internet queries, food orders and overheard conversations.