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  • Technically Wrong: Sexist Apps, Biased Algorithms, and Other Threats of Toxic Tech
    Sara Wachter-Boettcher

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    Biased tech design prompts a writer to call for resistance

    Technically Wrong, Sara Wachter-Boettcher’s new book about the prejudices, slights, and snubs built into today’s technologies, ends with an observation about political protests. Reflecting on the “weird moment” we’re having right now in America, she wonders whether marching against injustice isn’t more pressing than writing a book about bad tech design. Ultimately, she decides both… Read More