Understanding values and biases in I.T

  title={Understanding values and biases in I.T},
  author={Frans A. J. Birrer},
  journal={SIGCAS Computers and Society},
It has often been suggested that technology carries values and biases embedded in it. This paper is an examination of the relation between (the implementation of) computer technology and the incorporation of values and biases. The social complexity of this issue tends to be underexposed. Suggestions are presented for a more comprehensive understanding.