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Digital yuan can have 'controllable anonymity', PBoC official says

Digital yuan can have 'controllable anonymity', PBoC says

(ATF) On March 20, at the China Development Forum held in Beijing, Mu Changchun, director of the Central Bank’s Digital Currency Research Institute, said that the digital yuan can achieve limited anonymity, but stressed that complete anonymity is not feasible in reality, as a certain identification needs to be retained …

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Balancing tech and privacy in coronavirus fight

Balancing tech and privacy in Covid fight

(ATF) There's no sign of a global decline in Covid infection numbers, meaning the imminent arrival of vaccines will be welcomed with open arms. Even without them technology will have a role in the eventual eradication of the virus; AI, big data, facial recognition – all the big names of …

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