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Women In Tech

Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey Says There Is No "Secret Sauce" to Hiring Women in Top Tech Positions

Silicon Valley is especially notorious for its underrepresentation of women, but Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey doesn't play into that stereotype.... Read More »

Tech Appeal: The Women Helping Girls Get Into STEM

When it comes to women in STEM, sadly, the statistics are still depressing: according to WISE (a campaign to encourage Women in Science, Technology, E... Read More »

MAKERS UK Cause Spotlight: Anne-Marie Imafidon

Anne-Marie Imafidon is as curious as she is sharp. After being heralded as the youngest woman to ever pass two GCSE examinations — for Mathematics a... Read More »

Majority of Senior-Level Women in Tech Face Sexual Harassment, Survey Shows

By Jillian Kramer Last February, tech exec Ellen Pao sued venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins, alleging her former employer promoted men ahead of wo... Read More »

Watch Girls Who Code Teach Buzzfeed's Try Guys About Coding

If you've ever browsed around Buzzfeed long enough, then you might be familiar with the Try Guys. Eugene, Keith, Ned, and Zach have embarked on many... Read More »

11 Successful Women in Tech

By Isabelle Chapman Last month, a hashtag spread across social media about women in tech: #thisiswhatanengineerlookslike. Female engineers posted th... Read More »

Adobe Expands Maternity Leave to 26 Weeks

Last week, media provider Netflix took charge of its leave policies, extending its maternity and paternity leave time to "unlimited" during a newborn'... Read More »

This Mother Started a Biotech Company for the Most Inspiring Reason

Karen Aiach is the founder and CEO of Lysogene, a biotech company that specializes in developing gene therapy treatments for rare central nervous sys... Read More »

This Jewelry Company Wants to Teach Teen Girls How to Code

By Nikki Ogunnaike According to the documentary Code: Debugging the Gender Gap, by the year 2020, there will be 1.4 million jobs in "computing-rela... Read More »

Study Confirms This to Be True About Men Who Attack Women Online

It's official: Men who attack women on the Internet are, in fact, losers, according to a recent survey aimed to deconstruct the inner-workings of sexi... Read More »

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