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Amazon Alexa in hot-tub murder case

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In a first of its kind investigation, it has recently been revealed that Amazon was served with a search warrant in a murder case in November 2015. Detectives wanted to learn what an Amazon Echo device in the home of the victim had potentially heard during the crime.

Investigators in the Victor Collins case argue that since an Amazon Echo is always listening, the device found on the home’s kitchen counter may have picked up conversations that could be crucial to cracking the case.

Read the full article on The Indian Express

See also: ‘Amazon Alexa search warrant in hot-tub murder case’ on GeekWire