Who is Big Brother Any Way?
Nigel Gilbert, a professor heading a surveillance study, claims that by 2011 the Internet will hold so much information that people will be able to Google "what was a particular individual doing at 2.30 yesterday and get an answer". We’ve already started playing the role of Big Brother by monitoring each other via the Internet. On texasborderwatch.com you can
assist the border police by reporting sightings of illegal immigrants crossing the U.S. border. The question is, how will we utilise this new power that we’ve been given? Wisely, we hope.
Words: Chad Williamsson
Design: Patrik Söderstam