Here’s Amazon’s explanation for the Alexa eavesdropping scandal – Recode

A Portland, Oregon, woman’s claim that her Amazon Echo device secretly recorded a private conversation between her and her husband and sent it to an acquaintance of theirs has sparked questions about just how secure these smart speakers are.
Amazon Echo reportedly recorded a couple’s conversations, then sent audio to someone they knowLos Angeles Times
Amazon Echo recorded a conversation and sent it to a random contact (updated)Engadget
Amazon Echo secretly recorded a family’s conversation and sent it to a random person on their contact listCNBC
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