• Amazon must give up Echo recordings in double murder case, judge rules

    8 days ago - By Ars Technica

    Enlarge / Close-up of the base of an Amazon Echo smart speaker using the Alexa service, with Amazon logo visible, on a light wooden surface, San Ramon, California, May 31, 2018. (credit: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images)
    On Friday, a local judge in New Hampshire ordered Amazon to hand over Echo recordings made the day a Farmington couple was murdered at their home.
    According to local media accounts , Strafford County Superior Court Presiding Justice Steven M. Houran compelled Amazon to disclose not only the audio files but any associated data-such as what phones were paired to the smart...
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