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.

For more see this source article.