Covid technology closely tied to China’s surveillance nation

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Still, the speed and intent of this response to protect workers in the absence of an effective national-level US response is commendable, but these Chinese companies have also been detained in the form of severe human rights abuses. There is.

Dahua is one of the leading providers of “smart camp” systems that Vera Zhou experienced in the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region (the company’s facilities are supported by technologies such as “computer vision system, big data analytics, cloud computing”. The company states). In October 2019, Dahua and Megvii were one of eight Chinese tech companies on a list that blocks U.S. citizens from selling goods and services (this list is for U.S. companies outside the U.S.). It aims to prevent companies from supplying what they consider to be a threat. National interests prevent Amazon from selling to Dahua, but they cannot be purchased from Dahua). BGI’s subsidiary in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region was…

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