Noted A.I. Ethicist Timnit Gebru Let Go From Google Following Tense Email Exchange

Gebru is known for influential research about bias in facial recognition

Timnit Gebru. Photo: Kimberly White/Getty Images for TechCrunch

Timnit Gebru, a pioneering researcher on algorithmic bias, said Wednesday night that she had been abruptly let go by Google, where she was technical co-lead of the company’s Ethical Artificial Intelligence…