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  • Apple Adds Option to Delete Siri History and Opt Out of Sharing Audio Recordings in iOS 13.2

    Today's iOS 13.2 beta introduces a new option that allows iPhone and iPad users to delete their Siri and Dictation history and opt out of sharing audio recordings, features that Apple promised after being called out for its ‌Siri‌ quality evaluation processes. Earlier this year, it was discovered that Apple hired contractors to listen to a small percentage of anonymized ‌Siri‌ recordings to evaluate ‌Siri‌'s responses with the purpose of improving the assistant's accuracy and...

  • Amazon reportedly has dozens of workers watching footage recorded by its Cloud Cam home security camera (AMZN)

    Amazon has dozens of workers reviewing clips recorded by its Cloud Cam security camera, according to a new report from Bloomberg. Amazon only reviews clips that Cloud Cam owners submit for troubleshooting, or footage that comes from employee testers, the report says. But two of Bloomberg's sources said that the clips reviewed sometimes include private interactions, such as recordings of sexual activity. The discovery comes after Amazon had come under scrutiny following a separate Bloomberg...

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  • Everything New in iOS 13.2 Beta 2: Delete Apps From Home Screen, Emoji, Siri Privacy and More

    The first beta of iOS 13.2 brought a handful of changes like Deep Fusion support, Announce Messages With Siri and HomePod handoff options, but iOS 13.2 beta 2 introduces even more significant changes. There are new emoji and new Siri privacy settings as we outlined earlier today, but there are also some other smaller changes worth highlighting. - Rearrange Apps - The "Rearrange Apps" option that pops up when 3D Touching or using a Haptic Touch on an app icon is now "Edit Home...