Amazon

Amazon used “security” to offer Ring doorbells, then blamed customers when hackers burglarized them

[Amazon’s surveillance doorbell company Ring sells “security” — the sense that surveilling your porch or your driveway or your home can make you safe. But when the company experienced a grotesque and completely predictable breach that saw hackers breaking into Ring cameras and spying on and tormenting their owners, Amazon blamed their customers for recycling…

Amazon sued over Alexa kid recordings in United States

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Amazon says it only holds profiles for children if parents set them up Amazon is being sued over its smart assistant’s recordings of children.Two US cases allege the firm lacks consent to create voiceprints that could let it keep track of a youngster’s use of Alexa-enabled devices and thus…