Category Archives: Corporate Challenges

Facebook denies bias in trending topics, but vows changes anyway — TechCrunch

Facebook responded today to official queries regarding its Trending Topics feature, specifically allegations made over the last few weeks that the team responsible for it was deliberately suppressing conservative views and arbitrarily elevating stories with little oversight. It denied the accusations, but nevertheless announced changes it would make to the process. Read More

via Facebook denies bias in trending topics, but vows changes anyway — TechCrunch

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Slack Engineer Erica Baker: Diversity Efforts Need To Extend Beyond Gender

Erica Baker, a build and release engineer at Slack, is making waves in tech right now. She’s the ex-Google employee who released employee salary data that..

Source: Slack Engineer Erica Baker: Diversity Efforts Need To Extend Beyond Gender

Consumer Watchdog Groups Complain Updated YouTube Kids App Still Exposes Children To Deceptive Ads

YouTube announced changes to its kid-friendly YouTube Kids mobile application this week designed to better educate parents on how the app works and the..

Source: Consumer Watchdog Groups Complain Updated YouTube Kids App Still Exposes Children To Deceptive Ads