Sign In

Communications of the ACM

ACM News

Can Amazon Echo Help Solve a Murder? Police Will Soon Find Out.


Amazon Echo

The defendant of a 2015 murder case has allowed Amazon to release information from his Echo smart-home device.

Credit: Jhaan Elker/The Washington Post

A 2015 Arkansas murder case that had raised privacy questions surrounding "always-on" electronic home devices took a step forward last week after Amazon agreed to release recordings from the murder defendant's Amazon Echo as possible evidence.

From The Washington Post
View Full Article


 

No entries found