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Published on February 6th, 2017 | by Technable

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6 Possible Signs Your Cell Phone May Be Tapped

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Like it or not, most of us have grown used to our phones being spied upon. Dystopian novels like George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four are so ingrained in our consciousness that a 2014 study found 74% of Americans surveyed said they shouldn’t give up privacy for the sake of safety. Nonetheless, there’s a considerable argument that US citizens have given up on their own privacy, and thanks to further laws like the so-called “Snooper’s Charter” in the UK, state surveillance is increasing. But let’s not forget that other parties can tap into your smartphone — most troublingly, hackers and extortionists, but also your…

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