We've all seen the movies or TV shows where some unfortunate sap was monitored through his smartphone or laptop camera and then is blackmailed or worse
. While it sounds far-fetched, covering the webcam on your laptop, tablet or even smartphone
is something that many security experts recommend.
Even James Comey, the ex-FBI Director
, covers his with a piece of tape. While a piece of tape or a Post-it note suffices, why not go for something a little more elegant
? Our Spyslide
review takes a look at an extremely thin, elegant looking privacy webcam cover currently funded on Indiegogo that is easy to install and just as easy to use.