Samsung listens in

The news comes after Shane Harris at The Daily Beast pointed out a troubling line in Samsung’s privacy policy: “Please be aware that if your spoken words include personal or other sensitive information, that information will be among the data captured and transmitted to a third party.”

Source: Samsung warns customers not to discuss personal information in front of smart TVs

Oops.

We may be in the market for a new TV sometime soon, and one of the things I don’t want is a “smart” TV. This is just one of the reasons why. The other being that I don’t want to be tied into a set-maker’s smart interface, thanks.