Category: Surveillance

Amazon, Apple and Google smart TVs and voice assistants can tell if you’re CHEATING on your partner ‘by tracking your movements and spying on what you say and how you say it’

Amazon, Apple and Google smart TVs and voice assistants can tell if you’re CHEATING on your partner ‘by tracking your movements and spying on what you say and how you say it’

Victoria Bell | The Daily Mail | Source URL Amazon, Apple and Google voice assistants and smart TVs could find out if a person is cheating on their partner, a data expert has claimed. Smart gadgets, which are used by one in ten people around the UK, can harvest enough […]

Privacy fears as researchers find THOUSANDS of popular Android apps are tracking users’ smartphone activity and sharing it with data brokers

Privacy fears as researchers find THOUSANDS of popular Android apps are tracking users’ smartphone activity and sharing it with data brokers

Annie Palmer | Daily Mail | Source URL Popular Android apps are spying on your smartphone activity and sharing the data with advertisers. Some 17,000 Android apps are believed to be skirting Google‘s rules around what kinds of user activity can be tracked and shared with data brokers, according to […]

Tim Cook hits back at criticism over Saudi woman-tracking app found in the App Store, claiming he was unaware of its existence – but says Apple will ‘take a look’

Tim Cook hits back at criticism over Saudi woman-tracking app found in the App Store, claiming he was unaware of its existence – but says Apple will ‘take a look’

James Pero | Daily Mail | Source URL In an interview with NPR, Apple CEO Tim Cook said he will investigate the usage of an app available in the company’s App Store that tracks and restricts the travel of women in Saudi Arabia. The app, called Absher, which is also […]