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sexism in tech 

I‘m reading Dave Tompkins’ history of the vocoder, ‘How to Wreck a Nice Beach,’ and it provides a perfect example of the ‘sexist algorithm.’ Vocoders were designed around the voices of men, so they frequently had problems processing women’s voices.

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