Consumer association denounces complicated terms and conditions of smart tvs
Many smart tv’s still have to inscrutable terms of service, says the Consumers ‘ association. Some tv’s are useless if the consumer does not agree.
The Consumers ‘ association investigated just as in 2014 the terms and conditions of the terms of five of the largest smart tv brands. Those conditions are, according to the bond is not very improved.
Although smart-tv’s the viewing habits of users can follow, this is in most cases no default. Only tv’s of Panasonic are the viewer by default according to the Consumer. Only the total rejection of the conditions stops the division.
At tvs from Philips, Samsung and LG is the tracking of viewing habits cleared by default. With tv’s from Sony can sharing gebruikslogbestanden be stopped, a separate option for viewing is not there.
According to the Consumers association, consumers are often unclear as to why smart tv’s viewing tracking, and what happens with that information.
Earlier this year, the Consumers ‘ association, after investigation, that the support of apps for smart tv’s must be longer, as long as the life of the tv.