FACEBOOK HAS BEEN SECRETLY TRANSCRIBING YOUR CONVERSATIONS — Prepare For Change – August 27, 2019

By Dan Robitzski,

(Prepare For Change) Facebook Inc. has been paying hundreds of outside contractors to transcribe clips of audio from users of its services, according to people with knowledge of the work.

The work has rattled the contract employees, who are not told where the audio was recorded or how it was obtained — only to transcribe it, said the people, who requested anonymity for fear of losing their jobs. They’re hearing Facebook users’ conversations, sometimes with vulgar content, but do not know why Facebook needs them transcribed, the people said. →

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New Mexico Suing Google & Twitter for Knowingly and Illegally Exploiting Children Online — The Free Thought Project – September 17, 2018

The state of New Mexico has filed a lawsuit against Google and others for willfully breaking the law to exploit the collection of children’s data online. The post New Mexico Suing Google & Twitter for Knowingly and Illegally Exploiting Children Online appeared first on The Free Thought Project…..Read more

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