Would you choose a partner based on their ‘citizen score’?


Imagine if everything you did on Facebook or Twitter counted towards a government-imposed ‘citizen score’.

  • Jessica Bown
  • BBC

All your online behaviour would be analysed and assessed to come up with a measure of your online reputation, character and trustworthiness.

Dent 3cThis could then be used by employers to decide whether to offer you a job, by banks to decide whether to give you a loan, or even by prospective partners.

Well, China is planning something like this called the Social Credit System.

Details are sketchy at this stage but it is due to be up and…

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