non story ref TV's
to use voice on a Samsung smart TV you HAVE TO PRESS A BUTTON ON THE REMOTE.
it is NOT "always on".
Also the "third party" is Nuance when you do press the button.. you know.. world leaders in WHAT THEY DO... http://www.nuance.com/index.htm AND http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuance_Communications .. ALL THIS PALAVA ABOUT ""OOOH THE TV IS LISTENING!!"
what a load of FUD being spread