[Nfbc-info] A new iPhone feature for people with hearing loss

Rochelle Houston rhouston58 at gmail.com
Sat Jan 12 19:38:37 UTC 2019

A hidden trick for turning your iPhone and AirPods into a spy microphone is going viral. Here's what the feature is really about.
Business Insider

Apple CEO Tim Cook. A recently introduced feature for iPhones and AirPods called "Live Listen" is going viral. It enables a person to use an iPhone's microphone to listen in to conversations wirelessly through AirPods. Some people are creeped out by the feature, suggesting it could be used to spy, but it was originally intended to help people with hearing aids or hearing loss to clearly hear conversations in crowded environments. There are a lot of cool, hidden features buried inside your Read the full story

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