Originally published at: http://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/what-links-the-author-of-1984-and-a-current-surveillance-researcher/
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George Orwell was a pen name—Eric Blair was his actual name.
Interesting short documentary linked from BoingBoing a few days back has this researcher in it. I watched the whole thing. Scares the jeepers out of me.
Now this is the most random HTG trivia I have yet seen.