In response to the recent Google memo on diversity, I’ve seen a couple different takes on it from well meaning people.
Because you and I don’t have time for this nonsense.
Did you read that Google dude’s memo?
You didn’t? You are lucky.
Deep learning has great potential, but currently the people using this technology are overwhelmingly white and male. We’re already seeing society’s racial and gender biases being encoded into software that uses AI when built by such a homogeneous group…
I am twenty-two years old. I started coding less than four years ago when I enrolled in my first computer science course in January of 2014. Still, I have enough stories about sexism in technology to populate this blog post.