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Allison Koenecke et al., “Racial Disparities in Automated Speech Recognition,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 117, no. 14 (2020): 7684–89. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1915768117.
it’s also worse for technical language, proper names
and I’ve noticed that Zoom also cancels out some sounds in other languages
19% of words spoken by a white American are misheard, while 35% of words spoken by an AAL speaker are, and about 2 percent of audio snippets from white people are unreadable by ASR, while about 20 percent of audio from black people are
I’m writing a chapter on this so I have this at hand