Mar 13, 18, 02:25 PM #1
Does Alexa laughing "randomly" creep you out?Could Alexa be smarter than we realize?
If it happened to me I would probably crush Alexa with a hammer.
“In rare circumstances, Alexa can mistakenly hear the phrase ‘Alexa, laugh,’” when other words are spoken, Amazon said in an emailed statement. “We are changing that phrase to be ‘Alexa, can you laugh?’ which is less likely to have false positives, and we are disabling the short utterance ‘Alexa, laugh.’”
Amazon Knows Why Alexa Was Laughing at Its Customers - The New York TimesAdvertisement
Mar 13, 18, 03:17 PM #2I don't have one, but you can bet your bottom dollar I would lose my mind if it did that around me. I'm quite distrustful of technology despite being in IT, and Alexa laughing at me out of the blue feels like the beginning of a slope to:
Mar 14, 18, 08:02 AM #3Reminds me of something I saw not too long ago...
I told my wife we had to get rid of the Echo.
She asked why and I told her I thought it was listing to us.
My wife laughed.
I shot the Echo.
Mar 14, 18, 09:10 AM #4You're kidding yourself if you think that machine isn't listening to everything it can and collecting data.
Mar 14, 18, 01:28 PM #5
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Mar 14, 18, 02:02 PM #7
This isn't big brother watching you. This is Amazon.
Mar 14, 18, 02:14 PM #8