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‘Sexist’ virtual assistants go gender-neutral

‘Sexist’ virtual assistants go gender-neutral

Barking orders at a digital device that responds in a woman’s voice can reinforce sexist stereotypes, according to academics and creatives, who launched the first gender-neutral artificial intelligence voice on Monday. Responding to such concerns, a Denmark-based team has created a voice nicknamed Q, that was presented at the South by Southwest (SXSW) creative festival […]