Amazon admits Alexa is creepily laughing at people and is working on a fix - The Verge


28 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.
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march 2018 by terry
Amazon admits Alexa is creepily laughing at people and is working on a fix
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march 2018 by DanHill
As if our world wasn’t dystopian enough already: Alexa’s creepy random laughs -
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march 2018 by chrisbphelps
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march 2018 by eske
RT : Amazon admits Alexa is creepily laughing at people and is working on a fix
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march 2018 by garrett
Maniacal laugh. Maniacal laugh.
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march 2018 by billchristian
RT : Well this made my day.
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march 2018 by kohlmannj
Amazon admits Alexa is creepily laughing at people and is working on a fix https://t.co/8DJ2KxCy7O via @Verge

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march 2018 by abraham
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march 2018 by stuartdredge
Over the past few days, users with Alexa-enabled devices have reported hearing strange, unprompted laughter. Amazon responded to the creepiness in a statement…
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march 2018 by spinnerin
Proč tohle nedělá moje Alexa? :( Roboti se konečně rozhodli ovládnout lidstvo a já nejsem u prvopočátku. :(
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march 2018 by garcon
"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.”"
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march 2018 by niksilver
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march 2018 by pb
Amazon admits Alexa is creepily laughing at people and is working on a fix
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march 2018 by adz
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march 2018 by petemc