US Senator Al Franken started probing this month into the voice recognition technologies of Samsung and LG TVs
Samsung TVs send voice search queries to a remote server over an unencrypted connection, a researcher found.
The Smart TVs are under a cloud for allegedly collecting voice data.
After fending off privacy concerns around voice recognition in its smart TVs, Samsung is facing new complaints about ads appearing in users' video streams.
Users have to deliberately press buttons to activate the voice commands features, Samsung says.
Appliance makers at CES 2015 prove The Jetsons' futuristic house might not be so far off.
Four competing TV platforms could spell confusion for consumers.
A new oven range and washing machine aren't exactly high-tech, but they're definitely appealing.
With proprietary technology and tighter integrations with Samsung phones, the new crop of TVs seems built for Samsung's biggest fans.