Google patents toys that spy on kids

http://www.nbcnews.com/tech/gadgets/google-patents-toys-watch-listen-your-kids-n363421

Worried about Google snooping on your Web browsing or email? That may be the least of the Internet giant’s intrusions if this patent for sensor-packed dolls and toys ever gets put to use in your kids’ room. Filed in 2012 but just published Thursday, the patent describes “interactive electronics that support social cues.” In other words, toys that watch and listen.

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