Contractors


Facebook has contractors who secretly transcribe users’ voice recordings

Facebook has contractors who secretly transcribe users’ voice recordings

Apple, Amazon and Google have been the subject of criticism over the recent weeks for their similar work....

Aug 13 2019, 10:46pm CDT

Apple suspends Siri grading after reports of contractors listening to private talks

Apple suspends Siri grading after reports of contractors listening to private talks

Apple said it will conduct a thorough review of the matter....

Aug 2 2019, 12:03pm CDT

Report: Apple contractors eavesdrop on sexual encounters, private discussions through Siri

Report: Apple contractors eavesdrop on sexual encounters, private discussions through Siri

A new report citing an Apple whistleblower says that the company's contractors listen to users' private discussions using Siri...

Jul 29 2019, 7:32am CDT

Apple whistleblower claims confidential recordings are sent to contractors for grading

Whistleblower claims confidential Siri recordings are sent to Apple's contractors for grading

The information puts Apple further under the microscope of regulatory bodies....

Jul 26 2019, 7:00pm CDT

Obamacare Kills 2.5 Million Jobs? That Doesn't Count Independent Contractors

Obamacare Kills 2.5 Million Jobs? That Doesn't Count Independent Contractors

One of the precepts of Obamacare is that all employees ought to have affordable health co...

Feb 6 2014, 1:40am CST

Higher Minimum Wages Means More Independent Contractors

Higher Minimum Wages Means More Independent Contractors

Did President Obama just make independent contractor v. employee issues bigger? Arguably,...

Jan 29 2014, 2:22am CST