Technology for Fun, Profit and Total Control. See what I mean? Now that they have commercially available teevees that watch you and now this Google device that could potentially watch you watch the world and monitor your every move, question and utterance, how far are we from a popular dystopian vision? Orwell described the telescreen in "1984" this way: Any sound that Winston made, above the level of a very low whisper, would be picked up by it, moreover, so long as he remained within the field of vision which the metal plaque commanded, he could be seen as well as heard. Hangouts. LIVE VIDEO: Occupy Oakland Move-in Day March. Hangouts API - Google+ Platform — Google Developers. Gmail. iGoogle. Google News. GCal. Help : Add to Google button.