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Alexa has a new, hidden superpower: Transforming into a security camera – CNET

Amazon Echo Show smart displays have a new setting that lets them behave more like traditional security cameras. Here’s how to use it.

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The Echo Show 10 lets you pan and zoom when you view it as a security camera from the Alexa app.
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Mild-mannered Alexa has an alter-ego — a crime-fighter of sorts — that lives deep within your Amazon Echo Show’s device settings, just waiting for the call. The setting is called Home Monitoring and it transforms your smart display into a — you guessed it — security camera. 
Okay, so Home Monitoring may not be the stuff of superhero origin stories, but it’s still pretty nifty as long as you…

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