An Amazon Echo recorded a family’s conversation, then sent it to a random person in their contacts, report says | The Washington Post
A family in Portland, Ore., received a nightmarish phone call two weeks ago.
“Unplug your Alexa devices right now,” a voice on the other line said. “You’re being hacked.”
Apparently, one of Amazon.com’s Alexa-powered Echo devices in their house had silently sent recordings to the caller without the family’s permission, according to KIRO 7, a news station covering Seattle and western Washington state that first reported the story. The person, an employee of the husband, was in the family’s contact list.
Kanye West Spent $85,000 on Photo of Whitney Houston’s Drug-Covered Bathroom for Pusha T's Album People
Kanye West is once again courting controversy.
On Tuesday, the “Power” rapper, 40, revealed the new cover art for Pusha T’s upcoming album DAYTONA – which West produced.
The new release’s cover features a contentious photograph of Whitney Houston‘s bathroom taken secretly by a family member in 2006 as the late singer struggled with drug addiction.Click here to read the rest of the story from People Music.
...the campaign to pardon Johnson began long before Stallone and was largely pursued for years by Linda Haywood, the fighter's great-great-niece.
"At the end of the day this isn't about Trump, this isn't about the petitions," Haywood, 62, told NBC News in a recent interview from her home in Chicago. "This about history being re-written and righting a wrong and clearing my uncle's name." Click here to read the rest of the story at NBC.
Morgan Freeman Accused of Sexual Harassment, Inappropriate Behavior by Multiple Women | Hollywood Reporter
Morgan Freeman has been accused of sexual misconduct by eight women. Sixteen people spoke to CNN about the actor's alleged inappropriate behavior, describing multiple troubling incidents throughout his career.
In all, 16 people spoke to CNN about Freeman as part of this investigation, eight witnesses and eight who claim to be victims. Click here to read the rest of the story at The Hollywood Reporter.
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