Georgia Computes!: an alliance to broaden participation across the state of Georgia

@article{Guzdial2012GeorgiaCA,
  title={Georgia Computes!: an alliance to broaden participation across the state of Georgia},
  author={Mark Guzdial and Barbara Ericson},
  journal={Inroads},
  year={2012},
  volume={3},
  pages={86-89}
}
■ Designers of computing systems are also predominantly white or Asian and male. When only one demographic group makes up the design pool, the pool of ideas and possibilities is constrained. For example, some voice recognition systems in cars don’t recognize female voices.1 How could a product be released that doesn’t work with more than half of the population? Perhaps because there were not enough women involved in the design and development process to make that a priority?