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Google Home Mini Defect Caused Some Units To Record Audio 24/7

Intelligent assistant platforms like Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant could be the next great frontier in computer interface, but there are bound to be some bumps along the way before we reach a Star Trek-style future. The post Google Home Mini Defect Caused Some Units To Record Audio 24/7 appeared first on ExtremeTech.
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