Show, don’t tell, the saying goes. Amazon took that to heart. Take the helpful home secretary that is Alexa and add video — now this home hub can show you things while it talks to you. Show shows the lyrics to the song you’re listening to, weather forecasts, your security cams and baby monitor. It can also hear you at any time, from any direction. OK, that’s where things start to get weird.
Can it spy on me?
*Includes both the device and the device’s app
What does it know about me?
Does the app require me to create an account?
Does it have privacy controls?
Can I delete my data by contacting the company?
Does the company share data with a third party for unexpected reasons?
What could happen if something went wrong?
It could be used to spy on you when you’re naked or doing other such things.