Is Your Samsung Smart TV Spying on You?

The real information about Samsung Smart TV spying allegations.

If you own a Samsung TV, you probably¬†stopped to look at it closer recently to try to figure out if it is spying on every word you say in the living room. In early February a privacy notice included terminology that made some users wonder if their Samsung Smart TV was¬†spying on them by listening […]

Spying on Your Spouse and Kids Now Possible with mSpy


Say you want to keep watch over your kid’s activities when he or she is out or about. Say you want to spy on your spouse. Say you want to monitor your employees to make sure they are doing their job and not using their company supplied smartphone for other activities. Well, we all know […]

Feds Reach Tentative Deal with Major Tech Companies on NSA Data Requests


Transparency can be a strange thing and not all transparency is completely transparent. At least that’s what it looks like when it comes to national security issues, NSA data surveillance, major tech companies, and what we’ve come to know since the Edward Snowden leaks have changed how we view our personal data and privacy in […]

How to Stop Hackers From Playing Peek-a-Boo With MacBook Webcams


In a startling discovery, it appears that the webcams on Apple’s iMac desktops and MacBook laptops could be remotely activated without the knowledge of the user. To assuage privacy concerns, many notebook manufacturers–including Apple–place a recording indicator light next to the camera lens to alert users that the webcam is activated. However, despite these efforts, […]

Can We Stop Getting Excited about NSA Data Surveillance Already?


Breathless headlines! Shocking revelations! News that will make your head spin! It seems like every time we see new reporting on any aspect of NSA data surveillance brought about by the Edward Snowden leaks earlier this year, news outlets feel like we ought to be shocked and awed. But honestly, haven’t most of us already […]

BlackBerry’s Bailout May Come From an Unlikely Source


Can the NSA save BlackBerry? Though struggling Canadian smartphone-maker BlackBerry is still trying to sell itself to the highest bidder, the company, once a shell of its former glory, may find an unlikely ally in the U.S. in the form of the NSA, or National Security Agency. With allegations over unauthorized government spying performed by […]

HTC Responds to Claims Its Phones Are Spying on Users

HTC Sensation 4G

HTC made headlines a few days ago when allegations were made stating that the HTC Sensation 4G and the HTC EVO 3D were spying on users. The claim said that the latest software updates for both devices were spying on owners by collecting data including user location as well as inputting other user data like […]