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Old 2016-01-30, 23:22
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Originally Posted by Polaris View Post
Yeah I heard about that... Frankly I doubt it would work, every system can be abused, and humans just love doing that... Moreover it works only if that one social website is popular/alive, is there something forbidding people to switch to an other one ?
But maybe these are things that just reassure me, and reality will be different...

stray info : as of 2015-07-27, 48,80% of the Chinese population has internet access.
Its not going to act as a simple social media/website because it is also going to have consequences in real life. Even if you don't have access to internet, you are still going to be participating on the program (since it will be mandatory in 2020)

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Originally Posted by Darkflame View Post
But, clearly, it can also be a tool for control of populations. When a nudge becomes a push, and when citizens choices are slowly cut down anyway.

^2 And that's exactly what they are going to do.
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