I read such articles to get an idea, what is waiting for us. I really wonder about the level of naivety of Western citizens. They do not realize that these Chinese experiments are subconsciously preparing the West for the same technologies to be applied.
Pure constating that we have reached the Orwellian state of affairs is not going to change anything. We have a problem and that problem is in the hands of those who let it develop. What outcome can we expect when the majority of the population has no idea what is really going on?