Researchers found no evidence your phone is secretly recording you. But they did find that some apps secretly record your screen (FB)
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A new study out of Northeastern University did not find any evidence that your phone secretly records you to serve targeted ads — a longtime conspiracy theory.

But the researchers did find at least one case in which an app sent screen recordings and screenshots to a third-party mobile analytics company.

The study had limitations, and so the researchers stopped just short of declaring outright that phones never secretly record anyone. They just didn't find any evidence in their...


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