Breaking: TVs & Smartphones ‘Talking’ in Secret to Spy on You

Posted on September 24, 2019 3:09 pm
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URL https://www.newswars.com/breaking-tvs-smartphones-talking-in-secret-to-spy-on-you/ 

Televisions are ‘telling’ smartphones to spy on their owners by emitting secret tones during commercials breaks which are inaudible to humans.

The technology, called SilverPush, relies on smartphone apps searching for ultrasonic sounds emitted by their TVs that then tell the app to track what the user is watching and to even send back personal data.

Infowars first broke the story in 2017, but now the technology has once again garnered public attention after a Reddit post about it went viral on Tuesday.

“Now they can link the TV and phone as belonging to the same person,”

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