Google recently made the usual diversity, equity, and inclusion headlines, this time with the focus being on bias in artificial intelligence (AI) and the unfolding drama concerning the firing of a lead ethics researcher, Timnit Gebru.

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Timnit Gebru image By TechCrunch –, CC BY 2.0,

Google tech talk with Jeff Dean (image)