China’s ruling Communist Party is increasingly turning to technology to cement its ideological control over society. Photo: ShutterstockChina’s ruling Communist Party is increasingly turning to technology to cement its ideological control over society. Photo: Shutterstock
China’s ruling Communist Party is increasingly turning to technology to cement its ideological control over society. Photo: Shutterstock

China’s internet regulator orders online AI algorithms to promote ‘mainstream values’

  • Systems should direct users to approved material on subjects like Xi Jinping Thought, or which showcase the country’s economic and social development, Cyberspace Administration of China says
  • They should not recommend content that undermines national security, or is sexually suggestive, promotes extravagant lifestyles, or hypes celebrity gossip and scandals

Topic |   Internet
China’s ruling Communist Party is increasingly turning to technology to cement its ideological control over society. Photo: ShutterstockChina’s ruling Communist Party is increasingly turning to technology to cement its ideological control over society. Photo: Shutterstock
China’s ruling Communist Party is increasingly turning to technology to cement its ideological control over society. Photo: Shutterstock
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