Exposing the Bias Embedded in Tech

It’s important to have diverse teams; when it’s just white men doing the programming, artificial intelligence systems are based on how they act

The New York Times
Jun 17 · 5 min read
Peggy Johnson of Microsoft said biases needed to be exposed to be addressed. ‘The way to turn anything around is to shine a light on it.’ Photo: Jeenah Moon for The New York Times

By Alina Tugend

In 2010, Kinect for Microsoft’s Xbox gaming system, in which users played with gestures and spoken commands rather than a…

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