China’s chilling plan for complete social control by useless_aether in privacy

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i think life is too high definition to be a simulation. i read somewhere that there is not enough material / atoms in the universe to build a computer that can successfully run a simulation of the universe... and we cant cheat the laws of nature like in a video game, and, i, at least, have never experienced anything like a 'glitch in a matrix'. reality seems real.

oh, but i made that sub, feel free to contribute! s/communismwatch is the babys name

China’s chilling plan for complete social control by useless_aether in privacy

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ha, sorry about that! i was just thinking about making a devoted sub like 'communismwatch'. there is a lot of dystopian news coming out of especially china lately.

China’s chilling plan for complete social control by useless_aether in privacy

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poor monkeys. imagine, an unlucky one writing war and peace or the encyclopaedia britannica. and the other monkeys would go like, you idiot, you are supposed to type shakespeare! go back and try again!

but seriously, if we consider, how humanity produces idk how many petabytes of new data each year, those monkeys are facing a big backlog.

Understanding the Chinese Communist Party’s Approach to Cyber-Enabled Economic Warfare by [deleted] in communismwatch

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American prosperity and security are challenged by an economic competition playing out in a broader strategic context ... Every year, competitors such as China steal U.S. intellectual property valued at hundreds of billions of dollars. Stealing proprietary technology and early-stage ideas allows competitors to unfairly tap into the innovation of free societies. Over the years, rivals have used sophisticated means to weaken our businesses and our economy as facets of cyber- enabled economic warfare. - U.S. National Security Strategy (2017)

full report: http://www.defenddemocracy.org/content/uploads/documents/REPORT_China_CEEW.pdf