Sesame Credit: Turning Obedience Into a Game

What if you had a credit score that measured more than just your wallet? What if it took into account your political leanings, Internet traffic, and social media statements — and what if the same stuff from your friends could affect your score? These are the concerns of Sesame Credit.

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Propaganda Games: Sesame Credit – The True Danger of Gamification – Extra Credits
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHcTKWiZ8sI

Sesame Credit: China’s Creepy New Social Engineering Experiment – Corbett Report
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kcEUVDe38Ec

Global Trade – Alibaba.com
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8GxX9uTEng

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