Tech News Today: Episode 1724 (Video)

Search Engine Land says Google is hiring 10,000 real humans to work on the search algorithm and teach it to recognize offensive or factually wrong websites. The contract workers are called “quality raters” and will flag content NOT to remove it from search results, but to teach the algorithm how to deal with it.

Tag Heuer announced its next Android Wear smartwatch, the Connected Modular 45. Tag says it made extra effort to build the watch the way it builds its other luxury mechanical watches, and with the modular design, the consumer can even swap the Connected module out FOR a mechanical module to increase the longevity of the timepiece. Hosted by Megan Morrone, Jason Howell. Guests: Brad Sams.

Tech News Today explores the most important stories of the day in conversation with the world’s leading journalists.

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