"Though both are bound in the spiral dance, I would rather be a cyborg than a goddess." – Donna Haraway

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Blog post of interest: Siri: Intersections of Gender, Economy, and Technology » Cyborgology

Siri: Intersections of Gender, Economy, and Technology » Cyborgology.

Yes, yes, and yes. Jenny Davis’ analysis of the gendering of Siri is spot on and of definite interest to Spiral Dance readers. Of particular interest is the comparison between the prominence of sexual references to Siri in the U.S. in comparison to Europe, where Siri has a masculine voice.

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