Google ditches Home Mini's top-touch panel feature after spying blunder
Video: Google Assistant is coming to more speakers and appliances. Google has now permanently removed the touch-to-activate Google Assistant feature on its Home Mini smart speaker, after temporarily disabling it in response to privacy concerns.
Citing 'a few' malfunctions, Google nukes touch function from Home Mini
Google will cripple the Home Mini to protect your privacy
Google will permanently disable a control on its new $50 speaker after the gadget listened in on some users