Silicon Valley and the Social Credit System

Following up on my previous post about Reality vs Fiction: Dystopian Surveillance, Fast Company has an interesting article this morning titled Uh-oh: Silicon Valley is building a Chinese-style social credit system.

As I mentioned in my previous post, the West is taking a slower, less obvious trajectory, but things like this are the early warning signs we should be paying attention to as we evaluate the merits of various technological innovations.