The Disaffected Lib: Maybe It’s Time to Get Out of Dodge

This was bound to happen.  Inevitable.

American cellular giant Verizon has filed a patent application for a device to watch you watching TV.   Who is interested in watching you watch TV?  Probably more people than you can imagine but TV advertisers would be near the top of the list.   That’s certainly Verizon’s target group.

[Verizon] has filed a patent, published last week, for a system designed to be used in the home to target advertisements at people. Using a combination of image and audio sensors, it would detect actions in your living room while you Continue reading