Ex-Amazon Executive Says He Turns Off Alexa So Former Co-Workers Can’t Eavesdrop

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – There’s been plenty of concern over the past few years about how much our smart devices listen to us. And now, a former Amazon executive is not easing our fears at all. Robert Frederick admits to turning off his Alexa because he does not want the staff at his previous employer listening in on his “private moments.”

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Matt Harris from The Matt and Ramona Show on 107.9 The Link.
V101.9 radio host and founder of Girl Talk Foundation Janine Davis
Fox Sports Charlotte radio host and comedian QCB
WCCB News Reporter Alexandra Elich