Knowledge Identifier: $Big_Brother_(Nineteen_Eighty-Four)
Category: Literature (150)
Launched in 1984.
Countries: United States (22%), United Kingdom (22%), (22%)
Linked to: CBS, Microsoft, Ministry of Peace, University of California, Los Angeles
Computer company Microsoft patented in 2011 a product distribution system with a camera or capture device that monitors the viewers that consume the product, allowing the provider to take "remedial action" if the actual viewers do not match the distribution license