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This article applies to Portaland Portal TV
We use both machine processes and human reviewers to train and improve our voice services to help make our voice services get smarter, more accurate and better for everyone. Making sure that our voice services can understand and respond to a wide range of speech patterns, phrases, local dialects, and accents is important to us. Human reviewers are particularly helpful in identifying voice interactions that machines are likely to misinterpret.
For example, someone might say "Newark," but with their accent, Portal could interpret what they said as "New York." Human reviewers are also useful in evaluating how well “Hey Portal” or "Hey Facebook" executes on your voice command. For example, we can evaluate if Portal actually called the person you meant to call, and help improve Portal to respond more accurately over time.
You can set Portal voice assistant to respond to “Hey Facebook” or “Hey Portal.” Learn how to change your voice assistant settings. “Hey Portal” and "Hey Facebook" availability varies. Learn more about “Hey Portal” and "Hey Facebook" availability.
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“Hey Portal” voice command availability varies. Learn more. Screen images simulated. User experience may vary. Requires wireless internet connection and Facebook or WhatsApp account. WhatsApp is not available on tablets. Features, functionality, and content vary and may not be available on all Portal models or in all areas and languages. Some features may require a Facebook account and downloading the Portal mobile app. Additional account registration, terms and fees may apply.
*Portal and Portal TV Sale: Offer valid 5/27/21 (9:00 pm PST) – 6/26/21 (11:59 pm PST). Limit 4 devices per transaction. Valid on qualifying purchases at portal.facebook.com. Subject to availability, quantities are limited. Not valid on prior orders or purchases; cannot be transferred or otherwise redeemed for cash. Cannot be combined with other offers, discounts, bundles, or coupons. Savings automatically applied at checkout. Facebook Technologies, LLC reserves the right to cancel or modify this offer at any time without notice. Void where prohibited.
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