Pocket Issue, Big Brother

  • by Joseph O'Neill
  • Narrated by Lucy Price-Lewis, Richard Lyddon, Lisa Coleman, Stephen Pacey
  • 1 hrs and 38 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Cameras that can see through your clothes at 80 paces; council tax rising to cover increased CCTV needs; suggestions that Internet Service Providers should monitor customer usage in the comfort of their own homes; plus ID cards, fingerprint and eyeball recognition on the horizon. In the 21st century, is there anywhere to hide? And if not, should there be? Big Brother: Who is watching you? twitches the curtain and takes a hard look at our increasingly hi-tech, zero privacy society.


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"Prep yourself by keeping the one on global warming in the downstairs loo..." (Mary Killen, The Spectator)
"precisely what's needed..." (Hephzibah Anderson, The Daily Mail)
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 19-12-2008
  • Publisher: Pocket Issue