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Amazon’s Astro may be cute, but security experts warn of privacy concerns

The idea of a domestic droid rolling around your house is fun, but the bot can scoop up oodles of personal data.

Astro may be cute, but he’ll always be watching.

Amazon’s new robot is designed to zip around your house and serve as a faithful watchdroid. Named Astro, the bot will keep an eye on an aging family member and warn you if the stove is inadvertently left on. You’ll never have to worry about the bot’s focus; Astro can’t be distracted by a big steak. 

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