It would seem that certain types of recently released 'Smart' TVs have set out to disrupt the viewing experience by inverting the flow and making you the object of their deliverables!!!
Shortly before Friday 29th November this year (the so-called Black Friday for the US retail sector) those masters of surveillance black arts, the FBI, issued a warning to owners of smart TVs that when connected to the internet to access streaming services could potentially be used to spy on them!
In a press release issued on Tuesday 26th November 2019, by the agency's Portland field office, they advised the following:
Press release from the FBI's Portland, Oregon, USA office, November, 2019
Given their propensity for watching us it came as a pleasant surprise to get the tip-off from the agency.
It did also reminded us of the funny that was doing the rounds recently concerning other 'intrusive domestic appliances':