“BBC admits its viral “women write better code” story was fake news”

“On 12 February 2016, the  BBC published an article with the ridiculous headline “Women write better code, study suggests“. This claim was a BBC exaggeration of an already questionable study, based on pull requests to Git Hub, a site which doesn’t even mention the gender of its users.”

“BBC admits its viral “women write better code” story was fake news”

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