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Why Are We Gendering Artificial Intelligence?

Virtual assistants have become core to smartphones and speakers, but why are they all women? In this episode, feminist AI researcher Josie Young explains that a series of research projects in the 90s set a problematic baseline for gendering technology. While Josie illustrates how narrow minded design can be damaging, data scientist Theresa Anderson (University of Technology Sydney) makes the case for an ethical AI framework.

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