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#George Orwell

# george-orwell - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Quiz: How well do you know the book 1984?

Sales of the book have gone way up since Trump took office.

# george-orwell - Sunday 8 September, 2013

'Lifelogging' camera with no off-button: chronicler or privacy breach?

The camera takes a picture every 30 seconds, digitally recording your daily life. But why?

# george-orwell - Saturday 29 June, 2013

George Orwell warned us about more than just Big Brother

Countryside overrun by housing developments, commercialism and greed – the 1984 author is one to re-read.

# george-orwell - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Sales of George Orwell's '1984' up 6,000% since US surveillance scandal

The disclosure of the American authorities’ surveillance programmes has led to a spike in the novel that has become synonymous with government overreach.

# george-orwell - Sunday 23 September, 2012

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Video: What futuristic films promised would happen by now

Computer tablets, Big Brother and exploding supernovas – some of these have come true…

# george-orwell - Thursday 26 January, 2012

From The42 Big brother is watching: Barton slams 'Orwellian' FA This Charming Man

Big brother is watching: Barton slams 'Orwellian' FA

QPR midfielder is warned by football chiefs not to tweet about upcoming games ‘in case that is seen as insider information’.