• Amazon device accused of recording private conversation, sending it out

    24 days ago - By KOAT

    A family in Portland used Amazon's Alexa to help out around the house and didn't give it a second thought until they received a phone call warning them to shut the device off.
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  • Yes, Amazon's Alexa Can Secretly Record and Share Conversations

    Yes, Amazon's Alexa Can Secretly Record and Share Conversations

    25 days ago - By Vanity Fair

    But Amazon insists it is “extremely rare.”
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  • Amazon Explains Why Woman's Amazon Alexa Device Randomly Recorded and Shared Her Conversation

    25 days ago - By Fortune

    In a statement from the Amazon , the company is explaining how a woman's Amazon Alexa device recorded a private conversation and randomly shared it with one of her contacts.
    The incident first came to light two weeks ago, when a Portland, Oregon-area woman who identified herself as ‘Danielle' received a call from one of her husband's Seattle-based employees, who told her to unplug her Alexa devices immediately.
    “He had received audio files - recordings - from what was going on in our house,” said Danielle, who was interviewed on camera by local TV news station KIRO 7, which first broke the...
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