Google failed to tell customers it put microphones in Nest security systems

Source: Taylor Telford, Washington Post (Paid Registration)

The worst kind of microphone is a hidden microphone. Customers were caught off guard when Google announced its home security system, Nest Secure, would be able to act as an AI-powered Google Assistant after a recent update.

Google said "The microphone has never been on and is only activated when users specifically enable the option.”

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