1. Google defends its stand of letting its employees listen to your conversations with Google Assistant  India Today
  2. Google admits to listening to private audio recordings from Home smart speakers  The Indian Express
  3. Google contractors are listening to your conversations with Google Assistant  Firstpost
  4. Human workers can listen to Google Assistant recordings  The Hindu
  5. Google Blog Post Sparks Privacy Concerns As Company Admits Its Workers Listen To Audio Records By Smart Speakers  Swarajya
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Google has said that it had learned that one of these language reviewers has violated its data security policies by leaking confidential Dutch audio data adding that it was investigating the matter.Google has said that it had learned that one of these language reviewers has violated its data security policies by leaking confidential Dutch audio data adding that it was investigating the matter.

Google defends its stand of letting its employees listen to your conversations with Google Assistant - Technology News

Google contractors regularly listen to and review some recordings of what people say to artificial-intelligence system Google Assistant, via their phone or through smart speakers such as the Google Home.Google contractors regularly listen to and review some recordings of what people say to artificial-intelligence system Google Assistant, via their phone or through smart speakers such as the Google Home.

Human workers can listen to Google Assistant recordings | CP24.com

A new report finds that Google contractors sometimes listen in on private conversations that, unbeknowst to them, were recorded by Assistant.A new report finds that Google contractors sometimes listen in on private conversations that, unbeknowst to them, were recorded by Assistant.

Google is using humans to study users' private Assistant voice recordings

“More than 1,000 Google Assistant recordings leaked, and oh boy https://t.co/TOlSiOvLbc via @mashable”

Joe Rogan on Twitter: "More than 1,000 Google Assistant recordings leaked, and oh boy https://t.co/TOlSiOvLbc via @mashable"

“Google contractors listen to recordings of consumers interacting with the company’s virtual assistant. 😑😑 https://t.co/ABQzPXECaG”

Vijay Shekhar on Twitter: "Google contractors listen to recordings of consumers interacting with the company’s virtual assistant. 😑😑 https://t.co/ABQzPXECaG"

“As per Belgium News broadcaster, 3rd party contractors, working for #Google may be secretly recording to all conversations via Google Assistant on Smartphones, home speakers & even security cameras !!!!!!”

Girish Johar on Twitter: "As per Belgium News broadcaster, 3rd party contractors, working for #Google may be secretly recording to all conversations via Google Assistant on Smartphones, home speakers & even security cameras !!!!!!"

“Google said contractors listen to a small sample of customer audio recordings made by the company’s virtual assistant, adding to privacy concerns. 👂 https://t.co/FUinuagHif”

Sarah E. Needleman on Twitter: "Google said contractors listen to a small sample of customer audio recordings made by the company’s virtual assistant, adding to privacy concerns. 👂 https://t.co/FUinuagHif"

The search giant has confirmed humans are listening in to 'Okay Google' commands, but it says leaking the recordings are a violation of its data security policies.The search giant has confirmed humans are listening in to 'Okay Google' commands, but it says leaking the recordings are a violation of its data security policies.

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

The technology giant said it uses language experts around the world to study a small number of audio 'snippets' from users.The technology giant said it uses language experts around the world to study a small number of audio 'snippets' from users.

Google admits that workers listen to recordings from its Home smart speakers | Metro News

If Google Assistant personalized settings are on workers are able to listen to owners of devicesIf Google Assistant personalized settings are on workers are able to listen to owners of devices

Google contractors able to listen to Assistant recordings - The Globe and Mail

Google’s privacy policy page makes no mention of the fact human contractors listen to some of the recordings.The news: In a report this week, Belgian public broadcaster VRT NWS revealed that it had been leaked thousands of audio clips recorded by Google Assistant, a virtual AI assistant embedded in Google devices, including its Home smart speaker.Google’s privacy policy page makes no mention of the fact human contractors listen to some of the recordings.The news: In a report this week, Belgian public broadcaster VRT NWS revealed that it had been leaked thousands of audio clips recorded by Google Assistant, a virtual AI assistant embedded in Google devices, including its Home smart speaker.

Google employees listen to customers’ audio recordings on Google Home smart speakers, the technology giant has admitted. Language experts are employed to analyse “snippets” of recordings made by users, which Google claims helps improve its voice recognition technology. This is then used to develop the Google Assistant artificial intelligence system, which is used in its GoogleGoogle employees listen to customers’ audio recordings on Google Home smart speakers, the technology giant has admitted. Language experts are employed to analyse “snippets” of recordings made by

Google admits workers listen to private audio recordings from Google Home smart speakers | The Independent

SAN FRANCISCO - Google contractors regularly listen to and review some recordings of what people say to artificial-intelligence system Google Assistant, via their phone or through smart speakers such as the Google Home.SAN FRANCISCO - Google contractors regularly listen to and review some recordings of what people say to artificial-intelligence system Google Assistant, via their phone or through smart speakers such as the Google Home.

The company acknowledged that humans can access those recordings after some of its Dutch language audio snippets were leaked.The company acknowledged that humans can access those recordings after some of its Dutch language audio snippets were leaked.

Contract workers regularly listen to, review Google Assistant recordings - National | Globalnews.ca

Google confirmed today that one of its partner language experts has leaked confidential Dutch audio data. The data includes snippets of audio recordings from Google Assistant devices.Google confirmed today that one of its partner language experts has leaked confidential Dutch audio data. The data includes snippets of audio recordings from Google Assistant devices.

Google admits one of its language reviewers leaked private audio data - Neowin

Though Google said just two-tenths of a per cent of recordings are used for human review, it also disclosed that customers may occasionally be recorded even when they aren't using Google Assistant.. Read more at straitstimes.com.United States News -Though Google said just two-tenths of a per cent of recordings are used for human review, it also disclosed that customers may occasionally be recorded even when they aren't using

Google employs humans to listen to some voice-assistant recordings, United States News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Some voice snippets uploaded by Google Assistant are being reviewed by human contractors, as with Amazon Alexa, and can potentially include sensitive conversations, reports say.Some voice snippets uploaded by Google Assistant are being reviewed by human contractors, as with Amazon Alexa, and can potentially include sensitive conversations, reports say.

Google Assistant voice recordings reviewed by humans include private conversations

"Okay Google. May I hit my wife?""Okay Google. May I hit my wife?"

Is Google eavesdropping? A Belgium news report says yes - World News - Jerusalem Post

Only using Alexa or Google Home to play music? Then you're missing out. Here are some of the useful (and useless) things your home assistant could be doing for you9 things you didn't know your voice assistant could do

'Alexa, play a music quiz with me': 9 things you didn't know your smart home assistant could do | Real Homes

Google reportedly has humans listening to recorded search queries to help improve the accuracy of its assistant, reads a new report.Google reportedly has humans listening to recorded search queries to help improve the accuracy of its assistant, reads a new report.

Google Employees May Be Listening to Your Conversations with Google Assistant | iPhone in Canada Blog

Google records and stores voice interactions that customers have with the company's voice powered devices and services, and it listens to some of them.Google records and stores voice interactions that customers have with the company's voice powered devices and services, and it listens to some of them.

Google is recording and listening to customer voice interactions - gHacks Tech News