Daily Archive: Sunday, July 16, 2017

If Amazon starts sharing Alexa recordings, should we be concerned?

A report this week from tech news website The Information is raising privacy concerns about voice-activated digital devices like the Amazon Echo with the Alexa personal assistant. According to the report, Amazon is considering giving transcripts of Alexa’s audio recordings to third-party app developers. In a statement to “CBS This Morning,” Amazon said, “We do

These hippie candles are blessed with tarot cards and crystals

Like any budding businesswomen, small-batch candle makers Hayley Elisabeth Kaufman and Whitney Huhmann have settled into a work routine. Kaufman will pick a tarot card before they melt wax, while Huhmann performs reiki over a pile of clear quartz crystals. Trap music blasts through their Greenpoint studio as they meditate and focus on what energy