Device & Conquer: Is your phone spying on you?

Owning a smartphone can subject you to constant surveillance--here's what you can do about it.

Play

After the recent phone tracking/tracing revelations around Apple, Google, and Microsoft, a lot of you got understandably freaked.

Did you opt in to constant surveillance just because you bought a smartphone? The answer is "somewhat," but at least when it's your own device doing the tracking you can do something about it.

In this episode of Device & Conquer, I'll lay out how your phone can track you, dispel a few myths about that, and about GPS satellites, and give you a few tips for taking back what privacy you still have.

Featured Video
6
This content is rated TV-MA, and is for viewers 18 years or older. Are you of age?
Sorry, you are not old enough to view this content.

Wield Samsung's Note 5 S Pen like a boss

We show you the top tips and tricks to learn for getting the most out of the Note 5's all-new stylus.

by Jessica Dolcourt