The attack highlights a vulnerability in "smart" assistant microphones that can be targeted from up to 350 feet away using lasers.
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.
Kids, toddlers and lonely folks are getting tight with our favourite mobile AI already, and by 2030 we'll all be at it.
I wanted to see if I could fall for my phone's most neglected feature.
I know, I’m supposed to be embarrassed. People are embarrassed for me.