The Drum: How Dove, Getty Images and Girl Gaze united to create a commercial image bank featuring real women

The Drum: How Dove, Getty Images and Girl Gaze united to create a commercial image bank featuring real women. “Dove recently partnered with Getty Images and Girl Gaze to create Project #ShowUs, the world’s first inclusive picture library of women in order to break beauty stereotypes. 900 global companies have gone on to use the resource, but launching it was not without its challenges.”

University of Pennsylvania: Penn Psychologists Tap Big Data, Twitter to Analyze Accuracy of Stereotypes

University of Pennsylvania: Penn Psychologists Tap Big Data, Twitter to Analyze Accuracy of Stereotypes. “What’s in a tweet? People draw conclusions about us, from our gender to education level, based on the words we use on social media. Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania, along with colleagues from the Technical University of Darmstadt and the University of Melbourne, have now analyzed the accuracy of those inferences. Their work revealed that, though stereotypes and the truth often aligned, with people making accurate assumptions more than two-thirds of the time, inaccurate characterizations still showed up.”