Age Discrimination In the Tech Industry

Presto Vivace writes: Fortune has an article about increasingly overt age discrimination in the tech industry. Quoting: "It's a widely accepted reality within the technology industry that youth rules.

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Age Discrimination In the Tech Industry

Presto Vivace writes: Fortune has an article about increasingly overt age discrimination in the tech industry. Quoting: "It's a widely accepted reality within the technology industry that youth rules.

EA and Ubisoft join over 2,000 calling for an end to discrimination in gaming

It comes after Anita Sarkeesian received a number of death threats on Twitter following her latest video release in a series that challenges misogyny in video games.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/09/03/ea-and-ubisoft-join-over-2000-calling-end-discrimination-gaming/

The #ILookLikeAnEngineer Community Hosted One Of The Most Powerful, Inspiring Tech Events I’ve Ever

The #ILookLikeAnEngineer movement, an effort to highlight diversity in the tech industry, is still going strong. Last night, over 200 underrepresented engineers and supporters came together in San Francisco to talk about diversity and share their experiences about working in the tech industry.

Tech Titans Blast New Anti-Gay Law In Indiana

It’s hard to believe, after how far the gay rights movement has come, that we’re still doing this. But here we are. Indiana Governor Mike Pence has signed into law a bill that allows private businesses to discriminate against gay and lesbian consumers, according to CNN.

Meet Joelle Emerson, The Startup CEO Helping Slack, Pinterest And Airbnb Tackle Diversity

Diversity in the tech industry is dismal, with white men making up the vast majority of its workforce. That being said, tech companies are aware of the lack of diversity and some are even actively taking steps to do something about it. Pinterest, for example,

Twitter Latest To Face Sex Discrimination Lawsuit

A former Twitter engineer has filed a gender discrimination lawsuit against her ex-employer, alleging that promotion opportunities are denied to women because of arbitrary promotion policies within Twitter that unlawfully favor men. Read More

'Discrimination is bad for business': 39 tech leaders call for LGBT protection

A number of tech leaders signed a joint statement on Wednesday calling on lawmakers to add non-discrimination protections for the LGBT community to existing civil rights laws.The letter includes signatories such as Zynga CEO Mark Pincus, Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman, SalesForce CEO Marc Benioff,

TransTech Helps Transgender People Get Jobs In Tech And, Soon, The White House

Transgender and gender non-conforming people are at risk of facing injustice and discrimination wherever they are: in their childhood homes, schools, the workplace and even in line at the grocery store. This discrimination can lead to missed education and professional development opportunities,

Tech Firms Rally Against Harmful EU Net Neutrality Laws As Deadline Looms

Net neutrality is widely accepted as being key to innovation, and therefore tech startups. When it operates, there is no ‘fast lane’ controlled by larger companies. Net neutrality is, in fact,

Ellen Pao: I Won’t Appeal My Case Against Kleiner Perkins

More than three years after former Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner Ellen Pao filed a gender discrimination lawsuit against the storied Sand Hill Road firm, the case is coming to an end.Pao, who was handed a sweeping defeat following a four-week long trial in late March,

Supreme Court Gives Tacit Approval To Warrantless DNA Collection

An anonymous reader writes On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to review a case involving the conviction of a man based solely on the analysis of his "inadvertently shed" DNA.

What Would Minecraft 2 Look Like Under Microsoft?

An anonymous reader writes "Microsoft spent billions purchasing Mojang, the studio behind the game Minecraft, and while it's unlikely to start work on a sequel anytime soon, rather than continue development of the game, it's worth considering what a Minecraft 2 will look like. After all,

Why We Should Stop Hiding File-Name Extensions

An anonymous reader writes 14 years after the Anna Kournikova virus took advantage of users' ignorance about file-name extensions in order to wreak worldwide havoc,

Khronos Group Announces Vulkan To Compete Against DirectX 12

Phopojijo writes The Khronos Group has announced the Vulkan API for compute and graphics. Its goal is to compete against DirectX 12. It has some interesting features,

Inside the North Korean Data Smuggling Movement

Sparrowvsrevolution writes A new Wired magazine story goes inside the North Korean rebel movement seeking to overthrow Kim Jong-un by smuggling USB drives into the country packed with foreign television and movies. As the story describes, one group has stashed USB drives in Chinese cargo trucks.

NVIDIA Fixes Old Compiz Bug

jones_supa writes NVIDIA has fixed a long-standing issue in the Ubuntu Unity desktop by patching Compiz. When opening the window of a new application, it would go black or become transparent on NVIDIA hardware. There have been bug reports dating back to Ubuntu 12.10 times.

Hillary Clinton Used Personal Email At State Dept., Possibly Breaking Rules

HughPickens.com writes: The NY Times reports that Hillary Rodham Clinton exclusively used a personal email account to conduct government business as secretary of state, according to State Department officials.

Scientists Measure Magnetic Interaction Between Two Bound Electrons

An anonymous reader writes In a paper published in Nature (abstract), scientists report successfully measuring the magnetic interaction of two bound electrons of two different strontium (Sr) ions. The two ions were suspended in a quadrupole ion trap (a.k.a. a Paul trap),

Age Discrimination In the Tech Industry

Presto Vivace writes: Fortune has an article about increasingly overt age discrimination in the tech industry. Quoting: "It's a widely accepted reality within the technology industry that youth rules.

Scientists Measure Magnetic Interaction Between Two Bound Electrons

An anonymous reader writes In a paper published in Nature (abstract), scientists report successfully measuring the magnetic interaction of two bound electrons of two different strontium (Sr) ions. The two ions were suspended in a quadrupole ion trap (a.k.a. a Paul trap),

香港中文大学:调查显示香港青年生活满意度上升

中大地理与资源管理学系伍世良教授在新闻发布会上称,从结果来看,香港青年最满意是社会范畴的改善,包括青少年犯罪率、娱乐活动、社会服务等,整体上升4.36%。其次是心理范畴,整体升幅为2.

影响力2014手机评选大赛投票正式启动

北京2014年10月9日电 /美通社/ -- 北京时间2014年10月9日,由烙印网发起,人民日报社|人民数字、凤凰网、旅游卫视、迪信通、北京体育广播、和讯网、赛诺市场研究机构联合举办的“影响力2014,用户最喜爱的中国智能手机评选投票正式启动,用户已经可以登录#影响力2014#大赛专题投票页面进行投票,支持喜爱的中国智能手机产品。

“2014时代啤酒世界斟酒师大赛”在沪决出中国区总冠军

影帝夏雨受邀担任大赛评委 畅谈至臻体验和完美人生 上海2014年12月3日电 /美通社/ -- 因优雅的“九步斟酒法”闻名于世的时代啤酒(Stella Artois)于11月29日在上海举行了“第18届时代啤酒世界斟酒师大赛中国区总决赛”。

Why Objects In the Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear

The passenger-side mirror of every modern car in America bears the same warning: "Objects in mirror are closer than they appear." Ever wondered why? It's no design fault; it's actually a safety feature.Read more...

研究发现太空飞行可导致免疫系统加速衰老

据国外媒体报道,法国科学家经研究发现太空飞行可能加速宇航员免疫系统衰老。在此之前,科学家就已发现长期太空飞行能够对人体产生一系列不利影响,例如肌肉损失和骨质疏松。

在非标准化服务业,O2O的一些重要属性

O2O模式应用是非常广泛的,在不同的行业有不同应用,我今天思考的是在非标准化服务业,O2O的一些重要属性。 我 […]

IE继任者:斯巴达浏览器细节图赏

微软早些时候向Windows Insiders项目的“Fast ring”用户群推送了最新的Windows 10预览版,版本号Build 10049。其中包括全新的斯巴达浏览器以及多处UI界面变化。

JavaScript performance was a top priority for the Microsoft Edge team

JavaScript is one of the main coding languages which drives the modern web today. Browsers with less than optimal JS performance means most sites could be slow or unresponsive. This leads to an overall bad user experience.

劳力士的这款手表为什么是全世界最有名的?

劳力士的这款 Submariner 可能是全世界最有名的表,有人说如果谈到“潜水表”而没有提及 Submariner 的话,这个对话是不完整的。  这是一只最初为了潜水者而设计的表,可以防水至 330 米水下,还可以防各类枪弹。

Here’s what Outlook for iOS and Android look like on their first birthday

Whether or not any Windows fan thinks it's a good strategy, the fact remains that Microsoft apps are getting some of their best advancements first on iOS and Android, and Outlook is no different.

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