Lauren Goode: Mike.
MC: Lauren, do you ever wonder if the things that you say to Alexa might become evidence if you committed a crime?
LG: Well, I try very hard not to commit crimes, Mike.
MC: Alexa, do you send your recordings to the police?
Alexa: Sorry. I’m not sure about that.
MC: Alexa, do you send your recordings to the FBI?
Alexa: No, I work for Amazon.
MC: Alexa, does Amazon share your recordings with the FBI?
Alexa: Amazon takes privacy seriously. For more information, and to view Amazon’s privacy notice, visit the Help section of your Alexa app.
LG: Yeah, I’m sure lots of people are going to do that.
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