gamblers the new Microsoft Xbox console One had been eagerly anticipated, but the initial euphoria is now personally tarnished by the Federal Data Protection Supervisor: The Xbox one is for him not a game, but a monitoring device
The Commissioner pointed out that the console “all sorts of personal information” sign such as reaction rates, learning and emotional states. “They are then processed on an external server, and possibly even passed on to third parties.”Whether the data would ever deleted, the person concerned could not affect, Schaar said. Fears that Microsoft could also listen to conversations using the console, but he held to be excessive. “The fact that Microsoft now spying on my living room is merely a twisted nightmare,” said the Commissioner.
The console is equipped with a camera system to capture the spatial information and can recognize the faces of users. Microsoft plans for the console a deep integration into the consumer electronics equipment of its users – all devices from the TV receiver to the amplifier should be controlled via voice and gesture control console