Vizio Settles Tracking Suit | TWiT Bits
February 8, 2017•4 min
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.For the full episode, visit twit.tv/sn/598. Hosts: Leo Laporte and Steve Gibson Bandwidth for TWiT Bits is provided by CacheFly.