Samsung Phones Caught Spying on Users, Apple Also Doing It on Smaller Scale Home › Forums › Forum › Privacy and Protection › Samsung Phones Caught Spying on Users, Apple Also Doing It on Smaller Scale This topic contains 2 replies, has 3 voices, and was last updated by wldeaton 1 week ago. Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total) Author Posts June 30, 2017 at 12:59 am #1543 MLParticipant http://news.softpedia.com/news/samsung-phones-caught-spying-on-users-collecting-online-activity-data-516369.shtml The Sun writes that Samsung phones come with a technology called beacons that’s being used to track user activity when connected to the Internet, but also to collect information regarding specific content on the phone or even email messages. July 6, 2017 at 6:21 pm #1549 Brian DellingerKeymaster ML, thanks for linking to this! April 15, 2018 at 11:11 pm #1594 wldeatonKeymaster Bumping this for all of the current relevancy with social media and other technology spying. Author Posts Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.