Google outlines tech for employers to spy on their employees »

This sounds truly dystopian and awful. Google dropped their “don’t be evil” manta and has been sprinting towards some truly Orwellian initiatives.

The Outline:

The application describes a system where everything an employee does at their computer is monitored and quantified into “focus metrics,” and then automatically offers those workers feedback that will encourage them to change their work patters to maximize their productivity.