Yuval Noah Harari: Coronavirus surveillance risks creating authoritarian regimes

The use of surveillance via technologies such as apps and smartphones to combat the spread of the coronavirus can be useful, but risks empowering authoritarian governments, historian and author Yuval Noah Harari has said. Speaking on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme, Harari, who is author of Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind and Homo Deus: … Continue reading SumUp beats the fintech downturn with €590m funding round