Nest Cam Outdoor Security Camera
Review Date 10/23/2019
Can it snoop on me?
How does it handle privacy?
What could happen if something went wrong
Nest is owned by Google, which means they have the full force of Google behind its security features, which is a good thing. It also has the full force of Google behind its privacy features, which means that Google may target you with ads based on your interactions. Also, you could catch your neighbor dancing naked in front of their window and then never be able to look at them the same ever again, making those neighborhood BBQs quite awkward. Also, Google's own device chief says homeowners should warn guests they are in proximity of a microphone potentially recording your conversations when they visit your home if you own a device like this. We think that is good advice.