Warning bout Voice Activated Televisions

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Do U happen to have an use a voice activayed “smart TV?” well if so read this note i found on woochit…is a very interesting piece…. Jest my 2 cents werth 2 day anyhew!….

Beware of live televisions! Beware of live televisions!

Samsung Warns About ‘listening’ TV
by woochit

Samsung is warning customers to avoid discussing personal information in front of their smart television set. The warning applies to TV viewers who control their Samsung Smart TV using its voice activation feature. It said such TV sets ‘listen’ to every conversation held in front of them and may share any details they hear with Samsung or third parties. Privacy campaigners said the technology smacked of the telescreens, in George Orwell’s 1984, which spied on citizens. The warning came to light via a story in online news magazine the Daily Beast which published an excerpt of a section of Samsung’s privacy policy for its net-connected…

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