Siri and other text-to-speech technologies offer many conveniences, but is our privacy at risk?
The question boils down to this: is Siri a big blabbermouth disguised as a helpful sidekick?
According to this article published by Esquire titled “Siri is Definitely Sharing Your Data with Third Parties,” a Reddit user discussed having access to voice recordings from random Apple and Samsung customers that were generated through text-to-speech technologies, such as Siri, while working for a data mining company. The user, FallenMyst, shared this experience to serve as a warning to mobile users that their data may not be as private or personal as they might assume.
Topics: Mobile Technology