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Google says the built-in microphone it never told Nest users about was 'never supposed to be a secret' (GOOG, GOOGL)

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Google says the built-in microphone it never told Nest users about was 'never supposed to be a secret' (GOOG, GOOGL)· 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...
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Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Wednesday it had made an “error” in not disclosing that its Nest Secure home security system had a built-in microphone in its devices. Havovi Cooper reports.

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