Trolls Baffled by Victoria's Secret Model Who Codes
Instagram trolls tried to question Lyndsey Scott's coding skills—and showed how pervasive these biases are in tech.
This VR Founder Wants to Gamify Empathy to Reduce Racial Bias
Clorama Dorvilias wants to remove shame and guilt from diversity and inclusion training.
Copyright Law Makes Artificial Intelligence Bias Worse
But it could be used to help fix the problem too.
Google Is Sorry its Sentiment Analyzer is Biased
The company’s Cloud Natural Language API rated being a Jew or homosexual as negative.
Google’s Sentiment Analyzer Thinks Being Gay Is Bad
This is the latest example of how bias creeps into artificial intelligence.
Silicon Valley Is Inserting Its Biases Into Nearly Every Technology We Use
A new book argues that algorithmic bias is a result of the insular, mostly white tech industry.
The Algorithms Aren’t Working for the Rest of Us
Code carries human bias and mistakes.
Doctors Are Victims of Xenophobia in Trump's America
Racial tension percolating in the shadows is finding light in the hospital.
Jalal Baig, MD
We Need to Acknowledge Male Rape Victims' Trauma, Researchers Say
A new study debunks the theory that women are more likely than men to experience emotional trauma following a sexual assault.
All Victims Should Be 'Ideal Victims'
An expert on criminology explains what it takes for black men brutalized by police to get the benefit of the doubt.
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This Judge Won't Hear Adoption Cases for Gay Parents
Judge W. Mitchell Nance said his decision was "a matter of conscience."
How the Magic Leap Lawsuit Illuminates Tech’s Gendered Design Bias
It’s not pretty.