New York Times: That Game on Your Phone May Be Tracking What You’re Watching on TV

New York Times: That Game on Your Phone May Be Tracking What You’re Watching on TV. “At first glance, the gaming apps — with names like ‘Pool 3D,’ ‘Beer Pong: Trickshot’ and ‘Real Bowling Strike 10 Pin’ — seem innocuous. One called “Honey Quest” features Jumbo, an animated bear. Yet these apps, once downloaded onto a smartphone, have the ability to keep tabs on the viewing habits of their users — some of whom may be children — even when the games aren’t being played.”

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