Google acknowledged last month its contractors are able to listen to recordings of what people tell Google Assistant after some Dutch-language recordings were leaked. The temporary stay will last for at least three months, but could be longer.
The search giant's Assistant service, similar to Amazon's Alexa and Apple'sSiri, lets people use their voice to turn on a light or get the morning's headlines through devices including a Google Home smart speaker, Android phone or iPhone.
Johannes Caspar, the Hamburg Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information, said (PDF): "The use of speech assistance systems in the European Union must comply with the data protection requirements of the GDPR". Belgian public broadcaster VRT NWS said more than 1,000 files had been leaked, including recordings from instances where users accidentally triggered Google's software. Google defended the practice as a necessity in a blog post while simultaneously calling out a contractor who "violated [the company's] data security policies by leaking confidential Dutch audio data".
Fed officials say data did not support interest rate cut
The Hang Seng, Nikkei 225 and China should open around 1% weaker, and there is little in the way of data to really influence here. PANCAKED: IHOP and Applebee's owner Dine Brands Global fell 5.2% after slashing its financial forecast for the year.
"In particular, this involves sufficient and transparent information for those concerned about the processing of voice commands, but also about the frequency and risks of misactivation".
A Google spokesman said: "We are in touch with the Hamburg data protection authority and are assessing how we conduct audio reviews and help our users understand how data is used". "These reviews help make voice recognition systems more inclusive of different accents and dialects across languages".
As our lives become more digitally intertwined, we are seeing much higher concern for our data and who controls it. Regulators from the United States and Europe are also keen on investigating global scale technology companies practices since they have control over so many consumers.
"We don't associate audio clips with user accounts during the review process, and only perform reviews for around 0.2% of all clips", it added.
We offered his team an unprecedented amount of money for a fighter of his limited stature and limited popularity. This decision validates already existing concerns about the credibility of the IBF championship.
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The Patriots added another big receiver to the depth chart Friday, signing free agent Cam Meredith, a league source confirmed. The 6-foot-3 target participated in the Saints' initial training camp practices this summer, then received his release.
Rien qu'entre 14h30 et 15 heures, huit à dix départs de feu ont été constatés au sud de Nîmes, entre Saint-Gilles et Vauvert. Lors des reprises de la nuit, le feu a parcouru deux à trois hectares mais aucune maison n'a été touchée.
From animated puppets to fabulous singing by Carrey himself, season 2 of " Kidding " is sure to be nothing short of spectacular. He was joined by his co-stars Catherine Keener and Judy Greer as well as creator Dave Holstein .
The victory is a vindication for the strategy of Jo Swinson, the new Lib Dem leader, to build a Remain alliance to fight Brexit. In his concession speech he thanked his team and family "who have had a hard time over the last few months".
People who have already chosen the cash option will be contacted and given a chance to change their minds, he added. Consumers who are part of the settlement can also object to the settlement by writing to the court.
Qatar Goodwood Cup: The contenders
Aidan O'Brien, successful with the mighty Yeats in 2006 and 2008, is represented by Southern France, South Pacific and Harpo Max. The David Allan-trained Wells Farhh Go steps up in distance after landing the Listed Fred Archer Stakes at Newmarket.
New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox Game 1
Johnson has been out of game action since June 27 with an intestinal issue that was labeled a non-baseball related medical matter. The key swing for the Yankees came early on the grand slam, which provided all of New York's runs on Friday.
Ninja quitte Twitch pour Mixer
Et c'est dès aujourd'hui, vendredi 2 août, que le steamer américain quitte officiellement Twicth. Mixer , originellement connu sous le nom de Beam , a été acheté en 2016 par Microsoft .
India drops to seventh place in 2018 global GDP rankings
The Economic survey for 2018-19 has stated that the goal is achievable if India sustains real GDP growth rate of 8%. India was at $2.65 trillion, while the UK's GDP was at $2.64 trillion, followed by France at $2.5 trillion in 2017.