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Singapore: The Social Laboratory


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tl;dr:

Singapore is testing whether mass surveillance and big data can not only protect national security, but actually engineer a more harmonious society.

Gone are the cats without mass surveillance and big data.

Singapore is a very utopian city.  Modern, clean, and safe, but probably not too friendly to anyone committing crimes.  Most areas of the city, you could be a female, and walk around the city at 2-3am and feel totally safe :)

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