Lawsuit alleges that Bose headphones spy on listeners

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    A man is filing an injunction against Bose to prevent the company from listening in on users of their headphones and selling the data to third parties. The lawsuit alleges that the company is using their app to track what customers use their headphones to listen to. Reuters has more:


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    I'm going to sue my water board cos I swear they're using a mini submarine in my karzi to find out what I ate for lunch so they can spam me with food adverts.
     
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    You have really gone cuckoo!!!! :lol:
     
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    I had always assumed that ALL companies now spy on us in order to get info that they can then sell on.

    Or am I just cynical. :D
     
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