Google Assistant

Conspiracy theories, courtesy of Google Home

This kind of (accidental?) misinformation is going to be become an ever-increasing issue as intelligent assistants become more deeply embedded into our lives. Deeply worrying…

Update: Google has changed the answer, saying: “unfortunately there are instances when we feature a site with inappropriate or misleading content”

Stuart McIntyre is a Senior Strategist at Fostering Community Limited. He curates a number of product-focused news sites, is a lapsed podcaster, founded the Social Connections user group and regularly speaks at conferences and events. This blog represents his own slightly-eccentric and usually-controversial opinions!