From Google to Amazon to Self -Driving Cars: How Racially Biased Products Hurt Users with Dark Skin

I. Product Mistakes People with Dark Skin for Something / Someone Else

Screenshot of Jacky Alciné’s Tweet

Photo taken from the ACLU.com

II. Product is Unable to Detect Dark Skin

Screenshots of the Video from Twitter

Image from Shuttershock

How Does Technology Become Racially Biased?

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Originally published here by the BlackUX Collective
Jacquelyn Iyamah

Graduate Student in UX Design

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