Fearless She Wrote
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Fearless She Wrote

Dear Alexa, Why Do You Only Listen to Men?

Voice recognition software needs to fix its gender biases.

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Our disagreement began over bats. Mark* accused me of being “as blind as a bat.”

“Then I must have excellent eyesight because bats are not blind,” I retorted.

He patted me on my head and let out a frustrated sigh. “Honey, bats are blind. That…

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