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Your Android Is Secretly Always Recording: How to Stop Google From Listening
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Quote:Is your Android [Only registered and activated users can see links Click here to register]? Does Google keep a log of everything you say? And if so, what can you do about it?

In an age where [Only registered and activated users can see links Click here to register] and they’re made by companies who love to track what you’re doing, these are valid questions. Let’s take a look at the facts behind Google recordings and how you can stop them.

How Is Google Listening?

Before we continue, we should explain what exactly Google records from your Android device.

If you have a certain setting enabled on your phone, saying OK Google will cause it to listen for a command. Before you say this wake phrase, your phone is listening for the OK Google hotword, but it is not recording everything you say and uploading it to Google. Just like with [Only registered and activated users can see links Click here to register], constantly recording everything a device hears would result in enormous amounts of useless data.

Even if you don’t [Only registered and activated users can see links Click here to register], you can still use voice commands (that Google records too). Tapping the microphone icon on the search bar or holding the Home button to [Only registered and activated users can see links Click here to register] will both immediately prompt you for a voice command.
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