iRobot Roombas

iRobot Roombas

iRobot
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Data recenzji: 8 listopada 2021

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Let’s face it, vacuuming sucks. Throw in some pets or kids and this Sisyphean task can drain your soul. Well, hello Roomba! This robot vacuum does the work for you. These robot vacuums map your house, can tell the kitchen from the dinner room, and will vacuum with a "Hey Google, clean up under the table" voice command. A truly wonderful invention. And if you've been scarred by watching those videos where they smear poop all over the floor, you're worries are (hopefully) over. Roombas are learning how to avoid dog poo. Technological advances are a truly a wonder.

Co się może stać, jeśli coś pójdzie nie tak?

A few years back iRobot got into a bit of hot water because it appeared they were mapping users' homes with their Roomba robot vacuum cleaners with potential plans to sell that data. Since then, iRobot has stepped up and made it a point to show they don't sell users' personal data about their lives or homes. This is very good. And you can choose to not have map data transmitted to iRobot at all. Yay!.

We appreciate iRobot states in their privacy policy that no data is sold to third-parties and no data will be shared with third-parties without the customer's knowledge or control. They also say they do not share personal data with third parties for commercial or marketing purposes.

Now it seems the biggest thing you have to worry about with your Roomba is it rolling through dog poo on the floor and creating a huge mess. Oh, wait! The new J series Roombas come with what they call P.O.O.P. (Pet Owner Official Promise). According to the company, the P.O.O.P promise means certain robot vacuums “will steer clear of your pet’s waste as it gets down to its own business. If it doesn’t, we'll replace your robot for free. (for one year)). Roomba accomplishes this poop detection with a camera and artificial intelligence. Does this raise some privacy concerns? Yes. We also like all the measures Roomba takes to protect users like only recognizing a few objects (including poo) and shutting the camera off if it detects a human. Still, if the device were hacked, it’s possible those privacy protections could be circumvented.

What’s the worst that could happen? Well, if your Roomba were hacked, we suppose it could become a mobile camera loose in your house. This probably isn’t likely and you’re probably pretty safe having a Roomba clean up your messes...while avoiding your pet’s messes. Let’s hear it for no more pooptastrophies (their word, not mine)!

Wskazówki, jak się chronić

  • Use two-factor authentication
  • Limit your robot vacuum's data sharing
  • Use strong passwords
  • Keep your robot vacuum's firmware updated
  • If you want data that’s been shared in the past removed from iRobot’s cloud servers, you can contact the company's customer service department to make the removal request.
mobile Prywatność Bezpieczeństwo Sztuczna inteligencja

Czy może mnie podsłuchiwać? informacje

Aparat

Urządzenie: Tak

Aplikacja: Nie

Mikrofon

Urządzenie: Nie

Aplikacja: Nie

Śledzi położenie

Urządzenie: Nie

Aplikacja: Tak

Czego można użyć do rejestracji?

Jakie dane zbiera ta firma?

Jak ta firma wykorzystuje te dane?

iRobot does not share personal data with third parties for commercial or marketing purposes. iRobot does not sell personal data.

iRobot permits third parties to develop apps and tools that interact with their Robots and Service, including, for example, Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. If you choose to integrate a third-party app or service with Robots or iRobot Service, they will permit the third party to collect information from your Robot and App necessary to power the integration. Please note that iRobot does not control the data collection and use practices of these third parties. You should carefully review the third-party privacy policy and other documents before connecting your Robot or the Apps to the third-party service.

Jak możesz kontrolować swoje dane?

You can choose not to have map data transmitted to iRobot.

Personal data is deleted within 30 days of a customer's request. Usage data is stored in a deidentified database (completely separated from identifiable customer information), and is rendered fully anonymized upon customer account deletion, as all personal data is deleted during that process. For the j7/j7+, a customer can request that the images they've shared with iRobot be deleted. iRobot never has access to images the customer has chosen not share, and those are automatically deleted in 30 days.

Jaka jest znana historia tej firmy w zakresie ochrony danych użytkowników?

Średnia

No known incidents in the last 3 years.

Czy ten produkt może być używany bez połączenia z siecią?

Tak

Przyjazne dla użytkownika informacje o prywatności?

Tak

iRobot has several privacy pages explaining its approach to privacy in simple language. It has Roomba-specific FAQs and information available.

Odnośniki do informacji o prywatności

Czy ten produkt spełnia nasze minimalne standardy bezpieczeństwa? informacje

Tak

Szyfrowanie

Tak

Data is encrypted in transit and at rest. The Roomba communicates with the iRobot cloud service using encryption. Robot information is stored separately from any customer information to de-identify the robot and its associated data from its owner.

Silne hasło

Tak

Aktualizacje zabezpieczeń

Tak

Zajmuje się problemami z bezpieczeństwem

Tak

iRobot runs a private bug bounty program, which means that anyone who finds a security issue and discloses it responsibly may get paid. They also hold hacking events to collaborate with the broad security research community.

Zasady ochrony prywatności

Tak

Czy produkt wykorzystuje sztuczną inteligencję? informacje

Tak

Scholarly articles are available about the machine learning used to help Roombas navigate a room and to make recommended cleaning schedules.

Czy tej sztucznej inteligencji nie można ufać?

Nie

Jakie decyzje sztuczna inteligencja podejmuje o Tobie lub za Ciebie?

iRobot uses AI and machine learning to help certain iRobot Roomba robot vacuums and Braava jet robot mops with Smart Mapping capabilities to map and navigate a home.

Czy firma jest przejrzysta w kwestii działania sztucznej inteligencji?

Tak

Czy użytkownik ma kontrolę nad funkcjami sztucznej inteligencji?

Nie można ustalić


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