George Orwell

Acclaimed director signs on to reboot George Orwell's sci-fi classic 1984
Nov 20, 2014

A new version of George Orwell’s 1984 has been kicking around development at Sony for a while, and now it finally has someone to help steer the ship.

Orwell letter reveals 1984 almost wasn't called 1984
Dec 16, 2012

That game-changing Apple Computer commercial claimed, "you'll see why 1984 won't be like Nineteen Eighty-Four." Well, according to a 1948 letter written by George Orwell when he was just a few weeks away from completing his classic novel, Nineteen Eighty-Four itself almost wasn't Nineteen Eighty-Four either.

Amazon coughs up $150K after Kindle eats teen's 1984 homework
Dec 14, 2012

Amazon's deletion did more than just remove copies of 1984 and Animal Farm from his Kindle.

Amazon deletes 1984 from Kindles, Orwell rolls in grave
Dec 14, 2012

Big Brother is watching you ... and its name is Amazon.