News archive - January 2020

Thursday, January 2, 2020

Cheriton School of Computer Science researchers find that people are too trusting of virtual assistants like Alexa and Siri

photoof Anastasia Kuzminykh, Jenny Sun, Niv Govindaraju, Jeff Avery, Ed Lank

Attributing lifelike qualities to conversational assistants could cause people to reveal more personal information to the companies that develop the assistants than they otherwise would. 

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