• Note 10 leaks, Pixel 4 expectations, Huawei reprieve, assistant recordings

    6 days ago - By Android Central

    Daniel Bader is back in the saddle after his trip to Turkey and is joined by Ara Wagoner and Jerry Hildenbrand to talk about changes to the Android Q gesture system, and pre-disappointment about Google's Pixel 4. They also chat about more Galaxy Note 10 leaks and rumors about Galaxy Watch 2 and Galaxy Tab S5.
    Huawei isn't completely out of the woods, but U.S. companies can work with them in situations where 'where there is no threat to national security'. The crew parse what that actually means. Finally, they address concerns regarding Google and Amazon voice assistant recordings and...
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  • Google defends 'critical' Assistant language experts who listen to your recordings

    Google defends 'critical' Assistant language experts who listen to your recordings

    6 days ago - By PC World

    A report this week by VRT NWS seemingly outed Google employees for listening to users' Assistant recordings. Now Google wants you to understand that they were just doing their job. The Belgian broadcaster got ahold of the recordings after Dutch audio data was leaked by a Google employee. VRT says they received more than a thousand Google Assistant excerpts in the file dump, and they “could clearly hear addresses and other sensitive information.” The outlet then was able to match recordings to the people who made them. To read this article in full,
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