I don’t own an Echo, and Alexa is not listening to all of the conversations in my home. If that were the case, I would have no credibility in writing weekly Privacy Tips.
Echo has evolved, and now I am told and have read that the newest craze is the Echo Show. (Shocker–I don’t have an Echo Show either.) I am told that an Echo Show does everything Echo did, but now it has a camera and can and is recording video of you and your family whenever you use it. (I have tape over the camera of my laptop and smartphone, so that just wouldn’t work for me.)
If you are into the latest crazes and you have purchased an Echo Show, be aware that it is recording video of you and your family every time it is on, whether you are using it or not.
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