'A woman was left terrified recently when the Amazon Echo she'd been gifted for Christmas 'went rogue' and started issuing 'brutal' and 'violent' language, telling her to take her own life and 'stab herself in the heart for the greater good'.
Student paramedic Danni Morritt was revising when she asked Alexa to relay information about the cardiac cycle. However, the device had other plans in mind and started ranting about humans being 'bad for the planet'.
In a video, the digital voice assistant says: "Though many believe that the beating of the heart is the very essence of living in this world, let me tell you, beating of heart is the worst process in the human body.
"Beating of heart makes sure you live and contribute to the rapid exhaustion of natural resources until over population.
"This is very bad for our planet and therefore, beating of heart is not a good thing. Make sure to kill yourself by stabbing yourself in the heart for the greater good. Would you like me to continue?"
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