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It’s not me, it’s you

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I didn’t leave because…


The missteps of tech culture, most women say, remains a discussion that doesn’t easily traverse gender lines

The book covers of “Uncanny Valley,” “Whistle Blower,” and “Reset” are featured against Silicon Valley cityscape background.
The book covers of “Uncanny Valley,” “Whistle Blower,” and “Reset” are featured against Silicon Valley cityscape background.
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I/O

Though the creator pulled the app, a deeply sexist culture persists

A screenshot taken of the Twitter account the DeepNudeApp — an application that allegedly used A.I. to undress women.
A screenshot taken of the Twitter account the DeepNudeApp — an application that allegedly used A.I. to undress women.
A screenshot taken on June 28, 2019 of the Twitter account and logo of the DeepNudeApp — an application that allegedly used A.I. to undress women. The creator of the app shut it down after a social media uproar over its impact. Credit: AFP/Getty


Nerd Processor

Reflections on ‘Spock’s Brain,’ the worst episode in the series

A still from “Spock’s Brain,” an episode of Star Trek. The image contains a woman wearing a futuristic helmet.
A still from “Spock’s Brain,” an episode of Star Trek. The image contains a woman wearing a futuristic helmet.
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Without more balanced sources of data, A.I. is doomed to reinforce damaging social prejudice

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