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Apple Card issuer investigated after viral tweet accuses it of 'sexist' practices - CNET

9 days ago   |   By CNET

Algorithm allegedly offering men a higher credit limit than women.
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Apple Card under investigation over alleged gender bias in setting credit limits

Apple Card under investigation over alleged gender bias in setting credit limits

9 days ago   |   By Digital Trends

Allegations of gender discrimination have surfaced against the Apple Card, starting with a viral complaint by David Heinemeier Hansson, the programmer behind Ruby on Rails.
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Apple co-founder says Apple Card algorithm gave wife lower credit limit

9 days ago   |   By Reuters

Apple Inc co-founder Steve Wozniak joined in the online debate accusing the algorithm behind the iPhone maker's credit card of discriminating by gender, deepening the scrutiny surrounding the newly launched Apple Card.
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Steve Wozniak joins critics who think Apple Card algorithm might have a major flaw - gender bias

Steve Wozniak joins critics who think Apple Card algorithm might have a major flaw - gender bias

9 days ago   |   By TheBoyGeniusReport

Over the weekend, one of Apple Card's most high-profile users - who also happens to be none other than Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak - took the dramatic step of joining in the calls from critics who want more government oversight over the algorithms used to make decisions about card users.
Case in point: Wozniak said Goldman Sachs, the financial services giant that teamed up with Apple to offer the banking-type services and infrastructure associated with the card, gave Wozniak a 10x Apple Card credit line compared to the one extended to his wife. That's despite the fact that the couple...
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Amazon Canada reveals upcoming Black Friday tech deals

Amazon Canada reveals upcoming Black Friday tech deals

Amazon Canada has revealed a sneak peak of its upcoming Black Friday deals, which will run from November 22nd to 29th. The massive online retailer has revealed a number of... Read more ...

IPhone X deals are lacking this Black Friday - what should you choose instead?

IPhone X deals are lacking this Black Friday - what should you choose instead?

For many, the iPhone X will seem like the ideal Apple handset this Black Friday. It falls perfectly between the likes of the iPhone 11 in terms of its features and specs and... Read more ...

Ecobee's Black Friday smart thermostat deals start at $139, and they just...

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Google Stadia's Launch Seems Soft

Google Stadia's Launch Seems Soft

Google Stadia launched this week... well, kind of. Yes, it's technically true you can now pay real money for Google's ambitious video game streaming platform. But between the... Read more ...

Pokemon Sword and Shield are already big hits in Japan, despite fan backlash

Pokemon Sword and Shield are already big hits in Japan, despite fan backlash

Despite all of the controversy surrounding Pokemon Sword and Shield, it seems the games are off to a strong start in Japan. According to reports, Pokemon Sword and Shield... Read more ...

Can you watch Disney+ on Nintendo Switch?

Can you watch Disney+ on Nintendo Switch?

Best answer: Yes, Disney+ will be coming to Nintendo Switch eventually, but it isn't available just yet. Disney hasn't revealed when we can expect this streaming service to... Read more ...

New Star Wars The Rise Of Skywalker Character Posters Have Arrived

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May December 20 be with you We're only a month away from the close of the current trilogy of Star Wars movies. Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker arrives in theaters... Read more ...

With echoes of Theranos, Truvian Sciences revives the dream of low-cost...

With echoes of Theranos, Truvian Sciences revives the dream of low-cost, accessible blood tests

A little over a year after the dissolution of the once high-flying blood testing startup Theranos, another startup has raised over $27 million to breathe new life into the... Read more ...

Apple is finally building a TV app for Windows because it still doesn't care...

Apple is finally building a TV app for Windows because it still doesn't care about PCs

To paraphrase Steve Jobs, Apple fans stuck in Windows hell might soon be getting another glass of ice water. A new job listing spotted by neowin suggests that Apple is looking... Read more ...

Borderlands 3's first campaign DLC is Moxxi's Heist of the Handsome Jackpot

Borderlands 3's first campaign DLC is Moxxi's Heist of the Handsome Jackpot

What is dead may never die in Handsom Jack's case. What you need to know Borderlands 3's first campaign DLC has us raiding the Handsome Jackpot for Moxxi. It is set to release... Read more ...