How to listen to and delete the conversations recorded by Alexa inside your home

The other day we told you about a husband and wife who were stunned to find out that Alexa had recorded a private conversation they had about hardwood flooring, and passed it along in the form of an audio file to one of their contacts. Amazon blamed this on a series of misunderstandings on the part of its virtual personal assistant. The company claimed that Alexa thought it heard certain comments made by the husband and wife in the background that it incorrectly heard as commands to record the conversation, and send it on to a random name from their contacts list.
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Privacy matters: Android P might alert you if a phone call is being recorded

Android 9.0 P is likely just around the corner as an early developer beta and possible features of the upcoming build are slowly trickling out. Just yesterday, we informed you about a slew of plausible features that involved display notch support, visual improvements to make the OS more appealing to iOS users, as well as making Android future-proof and capable of correctly working on unorthodox devices like the dual-screen ZTE Axon M and the oft-rumored foldable Galaxy X. Battery improvements are also mentioned.

Today, a somewhat minor but undoubtedly noteworthy feature …

Update to Moto G5 Plus improves the audio recorded while capturing video

The Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus were unveiled last month in Barcelona, and launched earlier this month. The Moto G5 Plus has just received a software update in Brazil to fix an issue that was limiting the audio quality captured by the device during video recording. Not only does this update improve the audio, it also makes the Moto G5 Plus more stable and exterminates bugs as well.

The new software version is NPN25.137-33, and it weighs in at 280.7MB. Once the notification arrives, users should make sure that they are connected to a Wi-Fi network before starting the updating process. In addition, …