Vizio to Settle Allegations by Paying $2.2m
February 7 , 2017
TV maker Vizio will be paying out $2.2m to settle the allegations of illegally collecting viewing data on its customers. As per reports, the data of what was being viewed on screen was captured by the smart TV technology of the company and it was being transmitted to the firm's servers. The data was then sold to the third parties.
The firm has received an order to delete all the data that were collected by it.