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On LG's newer web OS TVs, click on the icon for Settings from the main menu, then scroll down until you see General.
The company also collected data on users' Wi Fi networks and mobile devices that were linked wirelessly to the televisions.
(Our colleagues at the Consumerist have more details.) Other makers of internet-connected TVs, including Samsung and LG, track their users' viewing habits, too.
That's the backdrop to the news this week that Vizio has agreed to settle charges that it violated the law by using software in its "smart," internet-connected TVs to collect data on what users were watching, without permission.
The software told Vizio what consumers were playing on their TVs, whether it came from broadcast or cable channels, streaming services, DVD players, or other sources.