While some reviewers told Bloomberg they’ve heard users singing in the shower, others said they’ve come across potentially criminal behavior. Amazon has a list of steps for workers to follow if they hear something concerning.
Not interested in Amazon hearing your conversations? The brand doesn’t explicitly say people are listening to recordings of some Alexa conversations, but you can still opt out. Go to Alexa’s privacy settings to turn off the feature.
However, those who choose not to participate may still have their recordings analyzed. The review team is given a written transcript instead of listening to the conversation firsthand.
Want to learn more? Check out Bloomberg's full report here.