women in tech

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A Game That's Brutally Honest About Sexism in Tech

Elizabeth Sampat's '8 Vignettes from the Tech Industry' is a very real meditation from a woman working in games and tech.
Kate Gray
11.20.17
Film

Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Videos Spotlight Women of Color

Rad female filmmakers are behind the new interactive web series 'Downtown Browns.'
Kara Weisenstein
12.16.16
history

How Women Were Pushed to the Margins of Cybernetic History

What does it mean to write yourself out of history? Janet Freed Lynch, administrator and organizer of the Macy Conferences, leaves a contested legacy of female labor at the margins of cybernetics.
Carleigh Morgan
9.2.16
Broadly

Women in Video Games Are Becoming Less Ridiculously Sexualized

Researchers at Indiana University have found that the sexualization of female video game characters has been on a downward trend since 2006.
Candace Bryan
7.29.16
Art

How to Build a Safe Space for Earnest, Feminine Cyberpunk

The 'cybertwee' collective needs your help.
Giaco Furino
5.22.16
Silicon Divide

​Can AI Help Gender Diversity Help AI?

Machine learning could help solve the gender disparity within the AI field itself.
Beejoli Shah
4.19.16
Broadly

For Women in Tech, Sexual Harassment Is Part of the Job

New data shows that 60 percent of women in Silicon Valley have experienced sexual harassment. We spoke with an industry insider to understand why gender inequity is rampant in tech.
Diana Tourjée
1.12.16
a day with

This Engineer Is Making Your Fantasy Sports Dreams Come True

Broadly Staff
12.17.15
tech

Does the Tech Industry Even Deserve Women?

In the essay collection Lean Out, women in tech argue that it's not their fault for wanting to leave a toxic work environment.
Cecilia D’Anastasio
9.6.15
short circuit

Mozilla CEO Does Not Tolerate Online Harassment

Mozilla will fire an employee for Reddit posts about female employees at the company.
Kari Paul
8.25.15
tech

The Ada Initiative, a Women in Tech Non-Profit, Is Shutting Down

The feminist organization will publish its training materials so others can use them.
Kari Paul
8.4.15
Culture

Brioxy Is Attempting to Replace Privilege with an App

If you're a minority in tech, you might need a hack.
Muna Mire
6.3.15
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