Apple defends staff listening to Siri recordings
Tech giant tells Oireachtas committee that human review of ‘small sample of audio’ helps improve the digital assistant’s service
Apple has defended the practice of staff listening to recordings made by Siri, its digital assistant.
Gary Davis, global director of privacy and law enforcement requests for Apple in Europe, appeared before the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Communications on Tuesday following privacy concerns surrounding Siri and Google Assistant.
In August, it was revealed that hundreds of contractors for Apple in Cork were paid to listen and grade recordings from Siri. Apple soon halted the project...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine
Super human: how Workhuman conquered the market
Unlike many Irish tech unicorns, Eric Mosley’s Workhuman has been a slow burner, feeling its way to success organically through insights acted upon and wisdom learned. Now, with six million users across 170 countries, the work rewards platform is truly a force to be reckoned with