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Ex Machina
Science & TechScientists develop ‘AI prosecutor’ that can press charges against you
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FashionNahiya Su on launching KVK and their ultimate AW21 accessories trends
SHUSHU TONG SS22 collection Tennis Sweet, Shanghai Fashion
FashionSHUSHU/TONG is the subversive label lighting up the Shanghai fashion scene
Revolution of Our Times, Kiki Chow (2021)
Film & TVCritics push back against Hong Kong’s crackdown on ‘subversive’ films
Legend of Zelda
Science & TechChina is banning same-sex relationships in video games
The karaoke scene from Lost in Translation
MusicChina is blacklisting karaoke songs: here are the ones we’d ban
TikTok
Science & TechJoe Biden officially reverses the TikTok ban ordered by Donald Trump
Unsplash laptop
Life & CultureYoung people in China are ‘lying flat’ in protest of gruelling work culture
Blade Runner (1982)
Science & TechChina is reportedly testing AI emotion detection software on Uyghurs
Produce Camp 2021
Film & TVA Russian man got trapped in a boy band on a Chinese reality TV show
BTS
MusicBTS faces backlash in China over Korean war comments
Chungking Express
Film & TVWong Kar-wai is back making films: here are some of his best
Climate activist Howey Ou
Life & CultureWhat you need to know about teen climate activist Howey Ou
Agnes Chow
PoliticsAgnes Chow: Hong Kong activist arrested for role in pro-democracy protests
burberry ss20 campaign new store china
FashionIRL meets URL in Burberry’s boundary-pushing new store
Donald Trump
Science & TechDonald Trump says he backs a US TikTok ban
TikTok
Science & TechThe US government is ‘looking at’ banning TikTok, says secretary of state
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Science & TechAnonymous hackers target TikTok, urge users to delete ‘Chinese spyware’
Cities in Lockdown Beijing
Life & CultureDispatches from Beijing creatives as lockdown is lifted
Coronavirus smart glasses
Science & TechChina is using AI smart glasses to detect people with coronavirus
Adrian Cheng
Art & PhotographyFace mask vending machines to combat coronavirus are incoming
Wuhan: The Long Night
Science & TechCoronavirus quarantines could be good news for the environment
Yuen Hsieh
Film & TVInside the cyberpunk world of Taiwanese filmmaker Yuen Hsieh
Cao Fei Blueprints
Art & PhotographyArtist Cao Fei uses Soviet sci-fi to explode time and space as we know it