Two of the biggest tech companies have confirmed the government and foreign agencies can spy on you using your smartphone. And they’re likely helping

Has anyone not known this for years already?

yeah, not to sound like a jerk but duh…
Of course if it was “China” spying on people, there would be outrage. If it is a great American company like Google or Apple, hey well that’s not cool, but they do have really cool gadgets and technology, so well I’ll just ignore it. Ha