This article from MIT Technology Review profiles Hikvision, "the world's biggest surveillance company you've never heard of," and why the U.S. Department of Treasury may be adding it to a very small list of companies everyone, everywhere, is banned from doing business with. Cameras from this Chinese company are currently used in at least 4.8 million networks in 191 countries outside of China, from baby monitors and grocery stores to state-run surveillance systems. www.technologyreview.com/2022/06/22/1054586/hikvision-worlds-biggest-surveillance-company
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