February 15, 2013
We all remember Winston Smith cowering in his nook to avoid the telescreen seeing him. Now Intel is bringing the telescreen to your living room.
Intel intends to sell boxes which can see what you’re doing in your home. It will be able to identify each individual watcher.
The information gathered will allow companies to target advertising at you. If it sees you having rumpy-pumpy on the sofa you get ads for cruises. Subtle?