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In October, users uncovered a quirk in some models of the Home Mini which meant that the gadget was constantly monitoring and recording their speech.To address concerns over the vast amount of data gathered by Google, it released its 'My Activity' feature in June 2016.As part of this process, Google keeps copies of clips made each time you activate it, but it has emerged that background chatter could be enough to trigger recording.Google keeps copies of clips made each time you activate it, and background chatter (pictured) could be enough to trigger this The Mountain View firm has been keen to push its Voice Assistant in recent weeks, which was a headline feature at the launch of a range of new Pixel smartphones and Home smart speakers in October.One example from an anonymous user appears to have registered the code to their back door entry system, while chatting with a friend. I've just installed a game through the Steam app remotely on my PC in London from my phone.' One example from an anonymous user appears to have registered their conversation about technology. Google previously released a My Activity feature that reveals exactly how much information the company has collected about you, through your activities online.A written transcript of the conversation said: 'If you ever get booked down to my house for some reason the key safe for the back door is 0783.'Another user's conversation about technology appears to have been captured, without them realising the assistant was recording. What some people may be unaware of is that the Voice and Audio section includes recordings of your voice.Audio can be saved even when your device is offline.The Mountain View company says it uses your Voice & Audio Activity to learn the sound of your voice and how you say words and phrases.
(Updated September 2017)The Samsung Galaxy S8 already has the best cellular signal performance of all devices I have tested, but there are still areas where coverage can be spotty.They also reveal some of the problems users may experience being understood, as demonstrated by this repeated Halloween inquiry on how to carve a pumpkin, with Voice Assistant confused over what is being said The firm previously released a My Activity feature that reveals exactly how much information the company has collected about you.