Code First: Girls CEO Amali de Alwis discusses the issue as #PayMeToo campaign kicks off.
How can more women be encouraged into technology careers? It’s a question that is often put to delegates at tech conferences, but one which continues to be far harder to answer than it is to ask. The problem of gender imbalance in tech is systemic and societal in Western nations.
Network Rail has detailed how the winners of its 'Could IT Be You?' competition, designed to encourage more young women into technology careers, plan to move forward.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/08/18/network-rail-reveals-results-of-competition-to-help-women-into-tech/
This evening I’m giving a talk to my daughter’s Girl Scouts troop about careers in technology. I’m going to tell them that women have done amazing things in tech. I’m going to tell them that they too can do anything they set their minds to in this arena. But I will be lying to them.
Despite the attention over the past year, the lack of diversity in tech — both in race and gender — has not markedly changed. Only 3 percent of tech CEOs are women, and just 15 percent of startups have at least one female founder. Most agree that something needs to be done,
Today's interviewee, Viktoria Tsukanov, is one of the executives at predictive marketing company Mintigo who did a study in January, 2015 that seemed to show that large companies with female CEOs "achieve up to 18% higher revenue per employee than male CEOs." The study,
On September 20th UN Women announced the HeForShe campaign, an effort to invite men and boys to join in advocating for gender equality. Actress and UN Women Ambassador Emma Watson of Harry Potter fame gave a moving speech to launch the campaign,
Less than a month after admitting it hires too many white dudes, Google is committing to increasing the number of women and minorities in tech to better reflect society at large. Read More
More than 30 diverse tech startups recently attended the first-ever White House Demo Day as part of President Obama’s Startup America initiative to call attention to the low numbers of women and minority tech entrepreneurs.
Arthur Chu is best known for his odd – but winning – Jeopardy strategy. He brought a web native’s attitude and methodology to win almost $300,000 on the show.
Why are there so embarrassingly few women in the tech industry? Repeat after me, robotically, defensively: “It’s a pipeline problem!” So says David Cohen of TechStars, echoing many others, e.g. Paul Graham and CNN. But come on, folks.
Software leaders are once again tipping their toes into social media but this time they're being considerably more cautious.
It's high time businesses and consumers realise the value of data.
It seems that many SMBs are already unlocking the power of RPA to improve efficiency, allowing them to use their best asset - their employees – to focus on and undertake more transformative activities.
AI and data analytics can provide energy service providers with greater insight into the wants and needs of their customers.
Health secretary Matt Hancock stresses need for digital transformation in healthcare.
Through automation and AI, contact centres can deliver even greater personalisation while reducing strain on employees.
There is no excuse to forget the basic rules of customer service; technology can be used to enhance this – not replace. So, what are these rules - and how can businesses get them right?
Lower demand and a component shortage resulted in weak PC sales worldwide.
Some claim blockchain will change the nature of trust – but what does this actually mean?
In today’s self-service, on demand economy, 24x7 technology reliance has become a given.
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Slice, the shopping and package tracking app acquired by Rakuten earlier this year, has now made an acquisition of its own. It has bought Unroll.Me, an app that lets users roll up and manage mass-email subscriptions and unsubscribe to those that have tipped into the point of being useless spam.
This stool, created by designers at the Italian design studio MID, is put together by a wedge, driven right through its heart. Well, through its center, at least—like the old-fashioned axel with which it shares a name.Read more...
Sony A7 系列推出之後搶盡風頭，而傳統兩間相機廠商 Nikon 和 Canon 在無反相機方面也沒有什麼亮麗的成績。最近有消息透露，Nikon 正在開發全片幅無反相機。繼續閱讀了解更多。The post Nikon 也準備推出全片幅無反相機？
Do you wish your outfits looked like Tumblr diarrhea’d on a web-cached version of eBay from 1995? Do you get your fashion inspiration by flipping through a vintage Delia*s catalog on a tremendous amount of ketamine? We’ve got the hot new look for you!Read more...
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