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Google Assistant Recording Transcription Now Opt-In

3:37 pm on Sep 23, 2019 (gmt 0)

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After much controversy over users being automatically opted in to the audio transcribing, Google has said Assistant recordings are now opt-in for transcribing.
The Assistant already immediately deletes any audio data when it realizes it was activated unintentionally—e.g., by a noise that sounds like “Hey Google.”