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Even your TV can Spy on You

May 28, 2014 aptprepper 8

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com It’s bad enough that our smart phone can track us, but I found out something even more creepy than that:  your TV can actually spy on you.  The TV is so common and unnoticed, it is present in most homes, with some households having them in nearly every room. First, a quick story…  I was loading an exercise DVD into the DVD player and I turned on the TV.  As soon as I […]

How Much Does that “Free” App Really Cost You?

October 24, 2013 aptprepper 9

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com Not too long ago I posted about how to avoid being tracked by your smart phone.  But couple of small incidents this past week made me revisit this issue. My cell phone tracked me! I mentioned I felt I needed to supplement my food storage by picking up at least one item a week for emergencies.  While I was at Costco, my phone started beeping at me.  Thinking I got a text, I […]