Social Impact: Gender discrimination

Gender bias in Google’s speech recognition

According to research from Rachael Tatman, a linguistic researcher and National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow at the University of Washington, Google’s speech recognition software

Facebook Search bar sexist bug

Facebook’s search function has been accused of treating pictures of men and women very differently. The algorithm was reported to readily provide results to the

Gender bias in Google Translate

In an effort to combat gender bias in translations, Google Translate has transitioned to showing gender-specific translations for many languages (Lee 2018). The algorithm inadvertently