Tech Break

Feb 8th 2017

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Vizio Settles Tracking Suit

The suit alleges Vizio tracked viewers and sold information to advertisers.
Category: TWiT Bits

Vizio has settled a suit filed by the Federal Trade Commission for $2.2 million. The suit alleged that the TV manufacturer tracked what viewers were watching by analyzing pixels on-screen and comparing them to a database of movies and TV shows. Vizio then sold that information to advertisers and others.

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