They know where you live: Amazon’s Alexa reviewers can access customers’ home addresses

//They know where you live: Amazon’s Alexa reviewers can access customers’ home addresses

They know where you live: Amazon’s Alexa reviewers can access customers’ home addresses

An Amazon.com team auditing Alexa users’ commands has access to location data and can, in some cases, easily find a customer’s home address, according to five employees familiar with the programme.The team, spread across three continents, transcribes, annotates and analyses a portion of the voice recordings picked up by Alexa. The programme, whose existence Bloomberg revealed earlier this month, was set up to help Amazon’s digital voice assistant get better at understanding and responding to…

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By | 2019-04-24T17:15:50+00:00 April 24th, 2019|Technology|Comments Off on They know where you live: Amazon’s Alexa reviewers can access customers’ home addresses