1. Silicon Valley is Inserting its Biases into Nearly Every Technology We Use - Motherboard

    Silicon Valley is Inserting its Biases into Nearly Every Technology We Use - Motherboard

    Silicon Valley is Inserting its Biases into Nearly Every Technology We Use Sara Wachter-Boettcher, the author of a new book on sexist apps and biased algorithms, shares her views on how the tech industry needs to change. In 2015, a Google Photo algorithm auto-tagged two black friends as "gorillas," a result of the program having been under-trained to recognize dark-skinned faces.

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    1. For a really long time, tech companies thrived off of an audience that wasn't asking the tough questions.
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