posted on May, 24 2013 @ 06:25 PM
Orwell would be so proud.
Thats nothing anymore.
they dont need to be sneaky about it or force it on people.
The people will demand it,and want more of it.
Here's some news coming out about the new tech about to be available.
Google Glass is Always Listening, Assuming You Have a Hack
The rumored "wink" feature also discovered.
(IGN.com)-Privacy concerns are a big deal in this always-connected tech age. Beyond the constant litany of reports that social networks are sharing
your information with advertisers, in walks Google Glass: a very real device capable of recording the actions of others without consent.
Xbox One: Will Kinect 2 Use Visual DRM?
(IGN)-Microsoft has responded to fresh privacy concerns over a patent from 2011 that suggests Kinect 2 may be used as a form of visual DRM, should the
company decide to implement such a measure in Xbox One.
ExtremeTech discovered the filing back in November, which is labelled as covering "content distribution regulation by viewing user." Theoretically, if
the Kinect establishes there are more people in the room than is permitted according to the licence that users agree to when renting of purchasing
content, the movie won't play
US Patent and Trademark Office
United States Patent Application 20120278904
Kind Code A1
Perez; Kathryn Stone ; et al.
CONTENT DISTRIBUTION REGULATION BY VIEWING USER
A content presentation system and method allowing content providers to regulate the presentation of content on a per-user-view basis. Content is
distributed an associated license option on the number of individual consumers or viewers allowed to consume the content. Consumers are presented with
a content selection and a choice of licenses allowing consumption of the content. The users consuming the content on a display device are monitored so
that if the number of user-views licensed is exceeded, remedial action may be taken.
edit on 24-5-2013 by Black_Fox because: (no reason given)