27 bookmarks. First posted by petemc march 2018.
As noted in media reports and a trending Twitter moment, Alexa seemed to start laughing without being prompted to wake. People on Twitter and Reddit reported that they thought it was an actual person laughing near them, which is certainly scary if you’re home alone. Many responded to the cackling sounds by unplugging their Alexa-enabled devices.alexa amazon technology
march 2018 by terry
"Over the past few days, users with Alexa-enabled devices have reported hearing strange, unprompted laughter. Amazon responded to the creepiness in a statement to The Verge, saying, “We’re aware of this and working to fix it.”"weird amazon amazon_alexa artificial_intelligence dopost
march 2018 by niksilver
tags#dishonourablementions alexa amazon amazon_alexa archive artificial_intelligence creepy_af dopost facebook feedly home_assistants home_surveillance horror humor ifttt laughter platforms privacy psychology reading.am robots scifi surveillance surveillancecapitalism technology twitter virtualassistant voice weird