smart speakers

Half of the global 815 Million Smart Speakers are putting users privacy at risk

Almost half of the 815 million smart speakers operating across the world are reported to be putting their user’s privacy at risk- says a survey conducted by IDC. Yes, this is what was discovered when the International Data Corporation (IDC) researched smart devices.   The researchers at IDC have found that half of the 815 […]

Google wants users to alert guests about eavesdropping by smart speakers

Next time when a guest enters your house and is in the vicinity of a smart speaker aka voice assistant- say Alexa; then you better alert them in advance that they are virtual assistants in a home that could be carrying eavesdropping. This is what Rick Osterloh, the Senior Vice President of Devices at Google […]

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