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How China’s social credit system works

Most countries operate some form of credit system where past financial history is used to determine whether a person is likely to pay future credit such as mortgages or credit cards. Nothing controversial about this, right?

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Five great projects that began life on Kickstarter

Crowdfunding website Kickstarter has proved itself time and again as a place where product designers and entrepreneurs can test out the market for their product before beginning manufacture, providing a platform for truly inventive products. Here are some of our favourites.