Why Do I Live in a World Where My “Smart” TV Spies on Me?

I think that is ridiculous, it’s not enough that it’s said CIA are all up in our phones but now our tv’s too.

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By Melissa Melton – The Daily Sheeple

I think I was born in the wrong time period. Either that, or no matter what year it is, it’s really just 1984over and over again.

You know things have gone just a bit south when the privacy policy customers receive when they purchase a new Samsung internet-connected smart TV warns them that anything they say near their television set will be RECORDED AND SENT TO A THIRD PARTY:

Careful what you say around your TV. It may be listening. And blabbing.

A single sentence buried in a dense “privacy policy” for Samsung’s Internet-connected SmartTV advises users that its nifty voice command feature might capture more than just your request to play the latest episode of Downton Abbey.

“Please be aware that if your spoken words include personal or other sensitive information, that information will be among the data…

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