List of inclusive language terms in coding + software engineering

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When it comes to adhering to best DEI — diversity, equity, and inclusion — principles, the need to adjust certain terms in the field of programming and software engineering is a simple reality of the 21st century.

The following list is a guide of terms and language along with their more appropriate replacements. Going forward, individuals…

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Tremaine Eto

Tremaine Eto

Senior Software Engineer @ Iterable | Previously worked at DIRECTV, AT&T, and Tinder | UCLA Computer Science alumni | Follow me for software engineering tips!