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on November 3, 2014 in World News

Samsung ‘Smart TV’ Records “Personal” Conversations & Sends Them to Third Parties

Samsung ‘Smart TV’ Records “Personal” Conversations & Sends Them to Third Parties Company’s new privacy policy causes consternation Samsung’s new global privacy policy for its line of Smart TVs states that a user’s personal conversations will be recorded by the device’s microphone and transmitted to third parties. A 46-page privacy policy which is now included in all newly purchased Samsung Smart TVs states that voice recognition technology “may capture voice commands and associated texts” in order to “improve the features” of the system. The policy, a summary of which is also posted online, ominously advises users to, “Please be...

Samsung ‘Smart TV’ Records “Personal” Conversations & Sends Them to Third Parties Company’s new privacy policy causes consternation Samsung’s new global privacy policy for its line of Smart TVs states that a user’s personal conversations will be recorded by...

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