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Amazon Echo & Dot
Alexa has probably become the most bossed around bot on the internet. She can play music, turn on lights, make phone calls, tell jokes, give the weather, read the news, order toilet paper, and help you feel less alone. Whether you get the small Echo Dot or the big Echo Plus, Alexa will always be there for you, listening, ready to do your bidding.
Our ResearchHow to use this guide
Can it spy on me
Camera Device: No | App: Yes
Microphone Device: Yes | App: Yes
Location Tracking Device: No | App: Yes
What does it know about me
Product uses encryption
Shares your information with 3rd parties for unexpected reasons
Can I control it
If a password is required, you must change the default password
Automatic security updates
Deletes data it stores on you
Has parental controls
Company shows it cares about its customers
Company manages security vulnerabilities
😮What could happen if something went wrong
Amazon could learn way too much about you, your life, your weird quirks, and then try to sell you self-help books everywhere you go.
Amazon must give up Echo recordings in double murder case, judge rules
A local judge in New Hampshire ordered Amazon to hand over Echo recordings made the day a Farmington couple was murdered at their home.