“LG is investigating allegations that some of its TVs send details about their owners’ viewing habits back to the manufacturer even if the users have activated a privacy setting.” (BBC)

I’m not suprised by this too much, but still shocked.  Makes a real case for buying the simplest hardware you need, with as few bell and whistles as possible.

“Just because I’m paranoid, doesn’t mean they’re not [spying on me].”

Credits:

LG Smart TVs logging USB filenames and viewing info to LG servers
BBC News – LG investigates Smart TV ‘unauthorised spying’ claim.
(image from BBC.com)

What did you think about this?