Latest News on Gender Bias
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Aug 13, 2019
Biologist Chandrima Shaha to head National Science Academy, will be first woman president in INSA's 85-year historyDr Shaha has previously served the National Institute of Immunology—Delhi as Director & the INSA as vice-president.
May 23, 2019
UNESCO report 'I'd blush if I could' should make AI programmers ponder over sexismThe AI that assists us do not need to go through the same sexism that women face on a daily basis
Feb 22, 2019
Not getting enough number of women for leadership roles: Kiran Mazumdar ShawBiocon chairperson Kiran Mazumdar Shaw has lamented that she is struggling to find enough women to play leadership roles, even though there is a significant rise in their number in junior management roles
Feb 09, 2019
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Kanaka Durga's life post entering Sabarimala, gender bias, unemployment in Uttarakhand; today's must-read storiesOstracised by her relatives and neighbours after she entered Sabarimala, Kanaka Durga has been living like a prisoner in her house, surrounded by a posse of police personnel deputed by the state government for her security.
Jan 23, 2019
Oracle accused of underpaying women, black and Asian employees by $400 millionThe alleged practices affected more than 5,000 women and 11,000 Asians from 2013 through 2016.
Jan 10, 2019
Robotic sex toy stripped off CES 2019 Innovation Award for being 'immoral'Lora DiCarlo won an award at CES 2019 and then the organisers took it away, calling it 'immoral.'
Dec 14, 2018
Artificial intelligence's boom in tech industry exposes gaping gender gapNeurIPS has become a symbol about just how bad the gender imbalance is for artificial intelligence.
Dec 07, 2018
Google Translate to offer masculine and feminine translations to reduce gender biasCurrently, the full sentence gender-specific translations are only available in Turkish to English.
Nov 27, 2018
Google blocks gender-based pronouns from its AI-based smart compose toolGoogle's decision comes at a time when critics are scrutinizing potential biases in AI tools.
Oct 11, 2018
Amazon scraps a secret recruiting tool that used machine-learning for gender biasAmazon's machine-learning specialists uncovered a problem: the recruiting engine didn't like women.