The Chinese technology helping New York police keep a closer eye on the United States’ biggest city

New York City’s police department is monitoring citizens using cameras and facial recognition software developed in China.
The surveillance tools are identical to those used in Sky Net in China, the largest video surveillance system on Earth, Chinese government research institutes and a company involved in the project said.
At a time when China and the United States are locked in a rivalry on several fronts including trade and technology, Hikvision – which is the world’s…

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