Tech that can take pictures, videos, and all of that jazz is, well, pretty jazzy. But there’s a downside: your privacy may be compromised. These three brand new devices could be your best friend or worst foe.
Samsung began selling the Galaxy Gear Tuesday, a phone that looks like a watch and packs in much more. This little puppy talks to your smartphone to place calls and send and read text messages. A pedometer measure your steps. It can even lock your phone for you.
Oh, and it has a built-in camera, marking yet another way someone could secretly film you. Super.
Google Glass has to be one of the best inventions of 2013 -- or 2014, or whenever it comes out. But Glass allows the wearer to tape anyone, anywhere, and upload pictures and videos to Google. Hmmm.
Finally, Microsoft’s Xbox One is a gamer’s dream -- or is it? Sure it offers killer new features. It’s an entertainment console and all-in-one solution for playing games, watching TV and doing everything in between. It’ll even change TV channels through voice commands. But the console also watches you 24/7, or at least as long as it’s powered on.
The bottom line, an informed consumer is a smarter consumer. Buy wisely.
Diana Falzone is a FoxNews.com contributor and the advice columnist for My Wingman Diana on Military.com. Her work has been published in the textbook "Sexuality Education," distributed in universities across North America. You can follow her on Twitter @dianafalzone.