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Dutch ministry finds no privacy issues with Samsung smart TV

Monday 24 February 2014 | 10:51 CET | News
Samsung can analyze viewer behaviour on its smart TVs, the Dutch justice ministry said in response to questions from parliament. Collecting the personal data is subject to rules that a company must consider as part of the process. The minister said it was not totally clear whether the user terms and conditions of the TV could be considered a contract agreement, and as such whether users had to give express approval for access to their data. However, this does appear justified. The ministry has no data on whether all providers of connected TVs meet the rules for personal data and privacy,

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Philips / Samsung
Countries: Netherlands
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