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How Walmart, Delta, Chevron and Starbucks are using AI to monitor employee messages — CNBC

Aware, an AI firm specializing in analyzing employee messages, said companies including Walmart, Delta, T-Mobile, Chevron and Starbucks are using its technology, writes Hayden Field.

Here is the link: https://www.cnbc.com/2024/02/09/ai-might-be-reading-your-slack-teams-messages-using-tech-from-aware.html

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