The attack highlights a vulnerability in “smart” assistant microphones that can be targeted from up to 350 feet away using lasers.
As smart speaker makers such as Amazon improve emotion-detecting AI, researchers are coming up with ways to protect our privacy.
Multiple contractors working for Microsoft explain how they listened to audio captured by Xbox consoles.
The change comes after Motherboard found that Microsoft hired contractors to listen to some Skype phone calls.
Documents, screenshots, and audio obtained by Motherboard show that humans listen to Skype calls made using the app's translation function.
The robots definitely won't be taking over anytime soon.
This morning, vigils for the victims of the Orlando massacre have been held around the world, a man claiming allegiance to ISIS stabbed a French police officer and his wife to death in Paris, Kanye West launches a video game, and more.
The viral video has already been viewed over 10 million times.