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spanish soccer league app spied on fans to catch pirate broadcasts

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spanish soccer league app spied on fans to catch pirate broadcasts

spanish-language newspaper el diarioreports that the app activates the user's microphone whenever the device's gps detects they're in a bar during an atletico madrid or barca game. it then listens to the user's environment to determine whether they're in the vicinity of an illegally-broadcast match.la liga, which has confessed to the spying, says the function is designed to tackle broadcast piracy which costs the company more than 150 million euros. it also says that it only receives the microphone data as code, rather than audio, and doesn't save any data locally...