Google says the built-in microphone it never told Nest users about was 'never supposed to be a secret' (GOOG, GOOGL)
Wednesday, 20 February 2019 () · In early February, Google announced that Assistant would now work with its home security and alarm system Nest Secure.
· The problem — users didn't know a microphone even existed on their Nest Secure devices to begin with.
· On Tuesday, a Google spokesperson told Business Insider it had made an "error."
The answer: Maybe, but only if you wear certain shoe sizes. Plus, John Matarese investigates the recent revelation that Google Nest devices had a built-in microphone of which customers were never told.