Women in tech

Uber's ex-CEO appoints two new directors to its board
Business strategy

Uber's ex-CEO appoints two new directors to its board

Kalanick is trying to to take preemptive action ahead of a new board proposal
2 Oct 2017
Google is being sued for gender pay gap
Business strategy

Google is being sued for gender pay gap

Former female Googlers have filed a lawsuit against the search giant
15 Sep 2017
Witchsy exposes sexism with fake male CEO
Careers & training

Witchsy exposes sexism with fake male CEO

Witchsy invented a fake male CEO, and instantly noticed things getting easier
1 Sep 2017
Uber donates $1.2 million to Girls Who Code
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Uber donates $1.2 million to Girls Who Code

Susan J Fowler – the author of the Uber sexism memo – is unimpressed by the gesture
25 Aug 2017
Google 'cancels memo meeting amid abuse fears'
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Google 'cancels memo meeting amid abuse fears'

CEO says workers fear they could face online abuse for speaking up - report
11 Aug 2017
500 Canada 'to kill fund after US founder's sexism scandal'
Business strategy

500 Canada 'to kill fund after US founder's sexism scandal'

The startup fund's potential investors didn't want Dave McClure involved at all - report
1 Aug 2017
Google must share salary data in gender pay gap dispute
Business strategy

Google must share salary data in gender pay gap dispute

The snapshot of 8,000 salaries is a fraction of the Department of Labor's original request
17 Jul 2017
TalkTalk CEO doesn't want to standout as "woman in tech"
Careers & training

TalkTalk CEO doesn't want to standout as "woman in tech"

Tristia Harrison offers solutions to draw more women into the industry
23 Jun 2017
Diane Greene promises to protect women at Google
Business strategy

Diane Greene promises to protect women at Google

The Google exec used International Women's Day to raise the issue of workplace sexism
9 Mar 2017
Just 3% of women plan to embark on careers in tech
Women in STEM
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Just 3% of women plan to embark on careers in tech

Male-dominated culture and little information put women off tech sector, says PwC
6 Mar 2017
Google CEO responds to child's adorable job application
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Google CEO responds to child's adorable job application

Hereford girl inspired by stories of 'bean bags, slides and go-karts'
16 Feb 2017
Technology gender gap widens in the North
Security

Technology gender gap widens in the North

Skill and gender divides are becoming increasingly pronounced, research shows
15 Feb 2017
Why women must fill growing tech skills gap
Business strategy

Why women must fill growing tech skills gap

Study claims 142,000 new jobs will be created by 2023
18 Jan 2017
Startup launches campaign to place 1,000 women in tech
Business strategy

Startup launches campaign to place 1,000 women in tech

Structur3dpeople's initiative will help build up the skills of women in tech
5 Jan 2017
Why are women such a problem?
Business strategy

Why are women such a problem?

We’ve reached the end of our spotlight on women in tech month, but why are we even having to talk about this stuff?
2 Dec 2016
Profile : Ginni Rometty
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Profile : Ginni Rometty

The CEO of IBM who brought Watson to life and transformed IBM’s growth-strategy
30 Nov 2016
Hopper and Hamilton to receive Presidential Medal
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Hopper and Hamilton to receive Presidential Medal

President Obama names computing pioneers as recipients of Medal of Freedom
28 Nov 2016
Profile: Grace Hopper
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Profile: Grace Hopper

The first lady of software who invented the concept of executable programs
23 Nov 2016
Why do women choose to leave the tech industry?
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Why do women choose to leave the tech industry?

Although efforts are being made to bring more women into the tech sector, many face insurmountable barriers once they get there
18 Nov 2016
Profile: Joan Clarke
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Profile: Joan Clarke

A 1940s super-hacker whose work saved hundreds of lives
16 Nov 2016
Q&A: Jackie Kinsey, ThoughtWorks
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Q&A: Jackie Kinsey, ThoughtWorks

What do women's prospects in tech look like through the lens of HR?
14 Nov 2016
Is early years tech education enough to get girls into IT?
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Is early years tech education enough to get girls into IT?

Many hope the computing curriculum can help reverse the tech industry's gender gap – but should we be doing more?
11 Nov 2016
Profile: Margaret Hamilton
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Profile: Margaret Hamilton

The pioneering software engineer who coded man to the Moon
9 Nov 2016
Fujitsu workers stage 48-hour strike over gender pay gap
Business strategy

Fujitsu workers stage 48-hour strike over gender pay gap

300 Fujitsu employees go on strike in Manchester to protest against jobs, pensions and pay
8 Nov 2016