"You’ve disabled your bugs, presumably?"

Bugs can be hidden on ordinary objects
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This time ‘bugs’ does not refer to errors in the programming of a game, but to surveillance devices hidden in Perdita’s room. Bugs like these usually consist of a microphone and transmitter so that private conversations can be listened in on by a third party. It would appear that it is a common occurrence in Crater for the employers to keep tabs on their employees.