Victims of domestic violence often find it difficult to talk to others about their suffering. It’s much more complicated than the physical violence which deters victims from telling others about it.
The one thing that the oppressor cannot alienate the victim from, are their phones. Using Siri’s deep learning technology, Apple will help victims feel less lonely and give them the support they need to distance themselves from the toxic relationship.
- Nearly 20 people are physically abused by an intimate partner every minute.
- One out of five of murder victims in the U.S. were killed by an intimate partner
- Americans miss 175,000 workdays each year on account of domestic violence.