It's a bit exciting and equally troubling.  Google has sent employees home with experimental devices. 252 to be exact.

After the much-maligned and failure of Google TV many are speculating the device represents Google's second stab at the smart TV market.

Google recently applied for a patent on an unnamed entertainment device.

With recent privacy changes across all of Google's platforms, tinfoil hat wearing types see something more sinister in this potential new product.