The Wall Strett Journal writes about Unusual application, which roughly allows the Chinese to knock on other Chinese for discount on refueling or free coffee. It is called " Safe Zhejiang " and works on quite an interesting scheme.
First, a person needs to register. AND there is no anonymity here - write the slander from his name. Then you need to report on offense. For example, o asshole driver who left with place of the accident is not yet the police arrived. ABOUT neighbor drunkard , who is constantly pummeling his wife. ABOUT a pickpocket from shopping center, on which is closed by the guard. A behind it's a discount in cafe, promo code in Alibaba, free trip to taxi , etc.
FROM one side sounds great - Perform a civil duty, get for it's a bun. But, as you know, well-intentioned paved road in hell. The application encourages application for any " suspicious " behavior. For example, a neighbor or a student who uses a VPN to access Facebook.
As the TWSJ writes, this is a great strain on many Zhejiang residents since everyone wants to build in system of mass tracking of the country. However, the application is actively promoted by the city authorities - them Every tenth resident of Zhejiang at In the near future the analogue will appear and at other Chinese cities.
Read in Russian: Приложение Safe Zhejiang будет платить китайцам за доносы и анонимки