• Facebook ends human review of user audio after other companies do the same

    3 days ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    Facebook is now the latest tech giant to put a stop to human review of user audio recordings, following a slew of companies from Google to Amazon and Apple all likewise coming under fire in recent weeks over the human review of audio collected from users.
    In Facebook's case, the company acknowledged Tuesday that it paused the practice earlier this month after those other companies started to attract scrutiny over basically the same thing. That's according to Bloomberg , which reports that Facebook had been paying third-party contractors to transcribe audio from users who'd allowed their...
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  • Google, Facebook, Amazon to testify in U.S. against French digital tax

    Google, Facebook, Amazon to testify in U.S. against French digital tax

    3 days ago - By Reuters

    Alphabet Inc's Google unit, Facebook Inc and Amazon.com Inc are among the companies that will testify Monday at a U.S. government hearing on the French government's digital services tax.
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