• Senators Demand Answers From Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos About Alexa Mishap

    6 days ago - By Fortune

    Senators Jeff Flake and Chris Coons have sent Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos a number of privacy-related questions about Amazon's Echo voice-controlled speaker, reflecting the growing concern about how the device records and retains users' conversations, according to Wired .
    The senators, who serve as chair and ranking member of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law, specifically referenced a widely reported incident last month in which a Portland couple had their conversation recorded by the Alexa voice-recognition software used in the Echo. The device then sent the...
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  • Senators Demand Answers From Amazon on Echo's Snooping Habits

    6 days ago - By Wired

    Jeff Flake and Chris Coons sent Jeff Bezos a letter Thursday with nearly 30 questions about how the company handles user data and privacy.
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