"AI-tocracy" Unveiled: China's Use of AI-Based Facial Recognition

– China employs AI facial recognition for political control.

– AI technology suppresses dissent and boosts software development.

– Government contracts lead to a 49% surge in software production.

– Autocratic governments strengthen power through tech innovation.

– China may export facial recognition tech globally.

– MIT study reveals China's unique "AI-tocracy" model.

– Facial recognition technology fuels economic growth in China.

– Authoritarian regimes embrace technology for political advantage.

– Researchers uncover a complex relationship between AI and politics.

– China's approach challenges the notion of tech weakening authoritarian states.