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Google Chrome’s New Feature: Spying On You for Google



Google Chrome’s new voice recognition feature transmits small recordings of you back to Google HQ—potentially setting a disturbing precedent

Your Xbox will listen to you. Your TV will listen to you. And now, if you’re not careful with its new voice recognition features, Google Chrome will listen to you, too. Welcome to the Internet of Things: Where the electronics you bring into your house are now smart enough to outsmart you, and keep tabs on everything you do… potentially for the highest bidder.