Google says leaked assistant recordings are a violation of data security policies

Do you think it’s ok for Google (or Amazon, or Apple….)  to listen to your family conversations for the purposes of ‘training’? I can see the logic, but I don’t see how most people would sign up for this if they knew what was happening…:

[…] Google has responded to the report, publishing a blog titled “More information about our processes to safeguard speech data”.

The search engine giant confirmed that it uses recordings in partnership with language experts from around the world who “understand the nuances and accents of a specific language”, and said the experts review and transcribe a small set of queries to help it better understand those languages.

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