voice assistants

Siri Whistleblower Goes Public To Protest Lack Of Consequences For Apple

Siri Whistleblower Goes Public To Protest Lack Of Consequences For Apple

Last year, an anonymous contractor revealed that Apple had contractors listening to private conversations, unknowingly recorded by their devices, as part of a “grading” system to improve Siri. Now, the whistleblower has gone public in a letter sent to European data protection regulators, decrying the lack of action taken against…

Siri Might Be Getting A Huge Improvement

Siri Might Be Getting A Huge Improvement

Apple regularly acquires artificial intelligence startups to build up Siri’s capabilities, but its latest purchase might make Siri more conversational. According to Bloomberg, Apple just bought Voysis, an AI startup that makes it easier to use a voice assistant to buy stuff in shopping apps.