Big Brother in Disguise: The Rise of a New, Technological World Order

Face recognition, surveillance concepts. Hand holding smartphone with watching eye on screen. Mobile phone with eye icon. Modern flat design, vector illustration. Phone is watching you art concept. “You had to live—did live, from habit that became instinct—in the assumption that every sound you made was overheard, and, except in darkness, every movement scrutinized.”—George Orwell, 1984… Continue reading Big Brother in Disguise: The Rise of a New, Technological World Order

Virtual School Dangers: The Hazards of a Police State Education During COVID-19

“There was of course no way of knowing whether you were being watched at any given moment. How often, or on what system, the Thought Police plugged in on any individual wire was guesswork. It was even conceivable that they watched everybody all the time. But at any rate they could plug in your wire… Continue reading Virtual School Dangers: The Hazards of a Police State Education During COVID-19

Big Brother is rewriting his-story

There’s a need for an updated quote from the book Nineteen Eighty-Four “Every record has been destroyed or falsified, every book rewritten, every picture has been repainted, every statue and street building has been renamed, every date has been altered. And the process is continuing day by day and minute by minute. History has stopped.… Continue reading Big Brother is rewriting his-story

A Future Surveillance World (VIDEO-LINK)

Originally posted on …Ofthestory:
Let’s face it, if you take a call or make a call; you must always assume there is a “third” party on the line listening. Paranoid? Heck no! They admit to listening to and recording your phone calls. Your Phone Is Listening and it’s Not Paranoia https://www.vice.com/en_au/article/wjbzzy/your-phone-is-listening-and-its-not-paranoia Thanks to Brother Nathanael for sending…

Echo —uh oh

So I finally took the plunge and purchased an Echo Dot. My wife looks at it, looks at me, looks at it, and then says, “you bought a spying device?” Well sure, it’s not like it’s the first controversial (spying) piece of technology that has been brought in this house; cellphone, iPad, xbox, to name… Continue reading Echo —uh oh

Surveillance

Originally posted on FutureTechMag:
It’s amazing how much of our current technology has been predicted by Science Fiction authors. ?Surveillance was predicted in 1939. The dystopian concept of Big Brother originated with?George Orwell’s?1984, leading to the term “Orwellian” entering everyday practice to describe a totalitarian state characterized by surveillance, misinformation, and propaganda. In the novel,…

Surveillance

Originally posted on Powered by Robots:
© Enisa “Citizens. You are being watched. It is now safe to cross the street.” The simulated voice from the cross walk camera sounded both melodious and ominous. “I think it’s creepy how the government is allowed to put up surveillance cameras everywhere.” Joan was complaining to her co-worker…

The Whole POINT of the Internet of Things Is So Big Brother Can Spy On You

No one wants the Internet of Things (IoT). The Washington Post noted in 2014: No one really wants a “smart” washing machine …. *** If you’re wondering who would want to buy an Internet-enabled washing machine, you’re not alone. Even Whirlpool’s not so sure. “We’re a little bit of a hammer looking for a nail… Continue reading The Whole POINT of the Internet of Things Is So Big Brother Can Spy On You

Obey authority no matter what

Students at 9/11 memorial are told they can not sing National Anthem. These kids have just learned the most important lesson in modern Orwellian America from their choir teacher: “You need to respect authority even if you don’t understand it.” ********************************* I’m surprised that the school system didn’t research the requirements for this event, before… Continue reading Obey authority no matter what