• Google Translate gets rid of some gender biases

    4 days ago - By TechCrunch

    Google is by no means perfect when it comes to issues relating to gender, but it's clear the company is trying. Google recently made some important changes to its Translate tool - reducing gender bias by providing both masculine and feminine translations for gender-neutral words. Previously, Google would default gender-neutral words to the masculine form.
    “So when the model produced one translation, it inadvertently replicated gender biases that already existed,” Google Translate Product Manager James Kuczmarski wrote on the company blog. “For example: it would skew masculine for words...
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  • Google Updates: Google News / Santa Tracker / Gender Neutral Translation

    Google Updates: Google News / Santa Tracker / Gender Neutral Translation

    4 days ago - By The Inquirer

    It's the best of the rest from Google's week
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