Yes, Your Smart Television Is Watching You

Yes, your television is tracking you and reporting what you watch. Here’s how it’s happening and what you can do about it Yes! You actually can make it stop, and no, the answer isn’t use an antenna (they can track that too).

Why yes, your smart television is tracking you, even when you are watching over the air (i.e., with an antenna). Know what’s worse? It tracks your data by IP address and adds it to the other data collected from other devices in your home (computers, tablets, smart phones, etc.) about you and those in your household to determine things like what advertisements you see when you are online. You’re secretly being handled like a cranky diva, my friend.

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