UK man hears Alexa address him with curse word after he cancels Amazon Prime

UK man hears Alexa address him with curse word after he cancels Amazon Prime
Big Sister is listening. (Image: KIRO video screen grab)

[Ed. – Amazon disclaims all knowledge but one has to suspect an employee processing the cancellation of causing Alexa to do this.  It would in any case be a bit unnerving.  Apparently he had no playlists set up either, and it was a surprise to hear Alexa reference one.]

Michael Slade, 29 was shocking to hear his Amazon Echo Dot call him the rude name a day after he had cancelled his Prime subscription.

After coming home and asking the personal assistant to play some music, he got the reply: “Sure, here’s your playlist ****head on Amazon music. Sorry something went wrong.”

Although the voice assistant bleeped out the swear word, shocked, Michael, from Cwmbran, south Wales said: “I couldn’t believe it.

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“I tried to cancel my subscription and had a short conversation with someone in customer services and the next day my Alexa is calling me names.

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