Facebook Paid Contractors to Transcribe Users’ Audio Chats

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-08-13/facebook-paid-hundreds-of-contractors-to-transcribe-users-audio

Facebook is a fast zombie, sprinting at the details of your life, and can’t see beyond the next bite. It can pretend to be human for brief moments when it perceives a threat, remaining motionless while something in its hungry mind utters a few words that it has learned will mollify prey. But it lurches back into motion as soon as your attention drifts away. Attributing human motivations and concerns to it is pointless, and the only option that makes any sense at all is to destroy it.

Facebook paid contractors to transcribe audio chats

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