The programme was tested on 500 Sina Weibo users, predicting personality with an accuracy of more than 90 per cent. Photo: ReutersThe programme was tested on 500 Sina Weibo users, predicting personality with an accuracy of more than 90 per cent. Photo: Reuters
The programme was tested on 500 Sina Weibo users, predicting personality with an accuracy of more than 90 per cent. Photo: Reuters

Chinese inventors fear abuse of their web user profiling software

Scientists worry ability to analyse internet users' traits could be abused without privacy measures

The programme was tested on 500 Sina Weibo users, predicting personality with an accuracy of more than 90 per cent. Photo: ReutersThe programme was tested on 500 Sina Weibo users, predicting personality with an accuracy of more than 90 per cent. Photo: Reuters
The programme was tested on 500 Sina Weibo users, predicting personality with an accuracy of more than 90 per cent. Photo: Reuters
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