Samsung smart TVs transmit recorded voice data in plain text

By Himanshu Arora ยท 4 replies
Feb 19, 2015
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  1. Last week, Samsung found itself in hot water after its Smart TV privacy policy effectively revealed that the devices are potentially eavesdropping on users and sharing the collected information. Shortly thereafter, the company updated the privacy policy, clarifying that only...

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  2. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar Elite Techno Geek Posts: 6,515   +974

    I always liked my SmartTV from 2011 but I really hope they fix this before I upgrade in 4-5 years...
  3. OneSpeed

    OneSpeed TS Addict Posts: 286   +92

    I don't see any text from the voice audio transcript in that little screen. Just want to see it if they are making such a claim.
  4. Kibaruk

    Kibaruk TechSpot Paladin Posts: 3,286   +902

    You don't like reading too much do you.

  5. MikeAcker

    MikeAcker TS Enthusiast Posts: 33

    This is a blessing in disguise: now we can flip them off and cuss them out when they show their crappy ads over and over and over

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