Google is under fire for failing to disclose that its Nest Secure home alarm system has an embedded microphone.
Privacy advocates are calling for significant change in light of the digital giant’s checkered data handling history.
When Google announced in early February that the company had added a feature to its Google Nest Secure system that allows it to work with Google Assistant to become a smart speaker, some consumers were surprised to learn the home security and alarm system has an embedded microphone. Google copped to failing to disclose the integrated microphone, admitting that detail should have been included in product information. Continue reading “Google in Hot Water Over Latest Privacy Misstep”→