The Social Star Review System That Can Ruin Your Life

the quicky

17 Apr 2019 · 9 minutes

The Social Star Review System That Can Ruin Your Life
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What if something like your Uber rating affected everything you do in life?

That's what's happening in China right now, there are trials underway to create a social credit scoring system that will have an impact on whether you can travel, get a loan, even access a dating app.

So what does it look like to have your every moment tracked, monitored and reported on? We speak to Mamamia reporter Gemma Bath about what could happen when your points drop too low.

CREDITS

Host/Producer: Claire Murphy

Executive Producer: Elle Beattie

Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri

 

Thanks to our special guest Mamamia reporter Gemma Bath

 

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