Werner and Hidden mic in Qualcomm?

Discussion in 'Werner' started by aramil248, Dec 16, 2018.

  1. supersnackbar

    supersnackbar Road Train Member

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    Maybe the new Omnitracks units have them, but the older units did not, and like many have said, unless you're driving a volvo or a newer Paccar, I would be willing to bet that road noise is all they hear anyway. I have a mid priced, noise cancelling bluetooth, and it still has a certain amount of road noise that gets thru...and they're not Qualcomm anymore....Qualcomm sold that division and it's a seperate company called Omnitracks. Qualcomm is a CPU manufacturer for mobile devices.
     
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  2. Brandt

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    They can listen when you fap probably now. Ha ha ha .You better make sure you have clean underwear on everyday now. You never know they might be watching.
     
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  3. SteerTire

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    I’m done for. I haven’t wore underwear in decades.
     
  4. Mattflat362

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    All they would hear from me is the occasional screaming of System of a Down tunes and a whole lot of AM radio talk!
     
  5. 88 Alpha

    88 Alpha Trucker Forum STAFF Staff Member

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    It's not hidden. It's in plain sight, at least it is on the IVG units. You can speak a particular "wake-up" comment (similar to saying "Alexa" or "Siri") and then ask it various questions and it will audibly respond to your request. Naturally, it isn't too much of a stretch to think if that unit is listening for certain key words, then the company can hear everything spoken. I demonstrated this feature to one of my coworkers who was riding with me to pick up his truck from the dealership.
     
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  6. "semi" retired

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    Oh, for cryin' out loud. Hey, office, listen to this,:pottytrain1:
     
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  7. Gdog66223

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    I believe many keywords like “dispatcher”, “safety”, “HR”, etc. begins a recording and your company can hear what u are saying about them. Folks, be careful.
     
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  9. aramil248

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    those people I mentioned claimed when talking about a inverter or something got werner to swap out their truck or install one
     
  10. Brandt

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    I found out why they have a hidden mic and possibly hidden camera. The video explains it all. Don't try to disconnect the computer/ELD. It's watching YOU.

     
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