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Facebook admits to transcribing user audio from Messenger, says will halt practice

Wednesday 14 August 2019 | 10:33 CET | News
Facebook is the latest company to have been found to be allowing staff to listen to and transcribe private conversations of users of its services. People with knowledge of the work told Bloomberg the company had paid staff to transcribe audio clips of users. The employees were not told where the audio was recorded, how it was obtained or what it would be used for, the report said. 

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