To no surprise, China is surveilling connected car owners
In perhaps the least shocking revelation of the year, the Chinese government are using connected cars to keep tabs on citizens.
A report from the Associated Press found more than 200 automakers – including Tesla, Volkswagen, BMW, Daimler, Ford, General Motors, Nissan, and Mitsubishi – are providing live data to Chinese authorities.
The automakers claim it’s to comply with national laws. Chinese officials do not deny the data collection, but say...