Tuesday, March 27, 2012

LogMeIn Remote the new Carrier IQ?

Last year Carrier IQ raised concern from several users after they found out the Carrier IQ software recorded everything they did on their phones. With the Carrier IQ saga behind us LogMeIn Remote may now be taking their place. Last week HTC announced their phones will soon come pre-loaded with LogMeIn Remote, which is a client designed to provide remote access for troubleshooting. The idea behind the software is customers can call into tech support and easily have someone access your phone remotely to fix the problem.

Both HTC and Verizon answer some general questions here: LogMeIn Remote the new Carrier IQ Q/A