Month: August 2019

Apple Fires Hundreds of Contractors Hired to Listen to Siri Recordings: Report

Apple contractors had earlier revealed that they heard sensitive conversations during grading process As Apple takes the Siri ‘grading’ process in-house over privacy concerns, the Cupertino, California-based company has reportedly laid off 300 contractors in Cork, Ireland. Apple had earlier apologised over the privacy mishaps surrounding Siri and announced that

Tencent-Backed China Firm, Russia’s Mail.ru Said to Tie Up for Gaming Growth

Tencent-backed Chinese video game publisher iDreamSky Technology Holdings and Russian tech firm Mail.ru Group are forming an alliance, in a move that will help Mail.ru expand its gaming footprint in China, two sources said. The partnership will see the two companies collaborate to publish games and make investments in Asian