The importance of getting more women into tech

Code First: Girls CEO Amali de Alwis discusses the issue as #PayMeToo campaign kicks off.

An Action Plan For Getting More Women In Tech

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 reveals results of competition to help women into tech

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/

We Aren't Imagining It: The Tech Industry Needs More Women

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.

The Real Unicorns Are Female Angel Investors

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,

Female-Run Companies Often do Better Than Male-Run Ones (Video)

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,

10 Men Making Waves For Women In Tech

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,

Google’s Tepid Plan To Boost Diversity At Tech Conferences

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

Developing Targeted Initiatives For Women Of Color In Tech

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, “The Jeopardy Guy,” Talks About Gamergate And Web Harassment

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.

Women In Tech: It’s Not Just A Pipeline Problem

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.

Oracle slammed for underpaying women and minorities

Company alledgedly saved $400 million by paying women and people of colour less.

UK schools unequipped to teach a digital future

Teachers believe technology helps with learning, but many don't feel confident using it

McAfee finds entirely new ransomware strain

Anatova is asking for DASH.

Over half of PC software is out-of-date

In many cases, the operating system itself is outdated.

Universities lead the way in public sector cloud adoption

Educational institutions are enjoying the scalability and agility cloud provides.

2018 hacks indicate importance of threat detection

Companies continue to fail to detect anomalous network activity, but it’s not often this kind of activity has been going on for so long without being flagged.

Why a ‘single-pane’ work experience is critical for enterprise success

Less is more when it comes to employee engagement, which is why businesses should consider implementing strategies that pull disparate systems into one destination.

PC shipments fall yet again around the world

Lower demand and a component shortage resulted in weak PC sales worldwide.

How blockchain is changing the nature of trust

Some claim blockchain will change the nature of trust – but what does this actually mean?

Self-service click and collect is the future of IT support

In today’s self-service, on demand economy, 24x7 technology reliance has become a given.

iPhone被盗之后你会奋不顾身去找回来吗?

如果你的 iPhone 丢失了,你会为了把它找回来而奋不顾身吗?如果会,那么你绝对不是一个人。

(七)WebGIS中的栅格图层和矢量图层的显示原理 - Naa

1.何为栅格数据,何为矢量数据?在GIS中,对于数据格式的分类,我们一般会将其分为栅格数据和矢量数据两种类型。栅格数据是将空间看做离散的像元,由二维数组或者其他数据组织方式来进行表达。

10个数字读懂苹果发布会:iPad Air 2仅6.1mm厚

库克称视网膜屏iPad mini消费者满意度达到100%腾讯科技 10月17日报道苹果今日凌晨举行发布会,发布了全新iPad Air 2和iPad mini 3两款平板电脑,传闻中的5K屏iMac也正式亮相。以下为此次苹果透露的最精华的10 ... ...

俄罗斯的双屏手机Yota Phone 2今日在英国开卖

还记得上个月APEC峰会上俄罗斯总统普京赠送给中国国家主席习近平习近平的那部俄罗斯品牌的双屏智能手机Yota Phone 2吗?据The Verge报道,英国时间12月3号这款手机就要在英国开卖啦。

再见预言:Apple Watch会摧毁其他竞争敌手

虽然苹果 Apple Watch 还没有上市,但是它已经吸引了许多重要人物的关注。继 T-Mobile CEO John Legere 之后,MailOnline North American CEO Jon Steinberg 也发声了。

新合成图显示GalaxyS6外形可能是iPhone6的克隆

近日多张疑似GalaxyS6谍照泄露,显示三星从GalaxyS6设计开始,就打算在外形上模仿苹果iPhone。这些所谓的谍照可能大都来自于GalaxyS6配件厂商之手。

从易到难,写一个JavaScript加载器之一 - 柳郎中

先上代码: 1 (function(global) { 2 var createScript, insertScript, makeLoadQueue; 3 createScript = function(src) { 4 var script; 5 script = doc...

联合卡车呼吁改善重卡制动安全

成都2015年9月10日电 /美通社/ -- 2015年9月7日,中集集团旗下联合卡车三季度“西南下坡秀”系列活动完美收官并在成都召开发布会。

Android 自定义View修炼-打造完美的自定义侧滑菜单/侧滑View控件 - Jamy Cai

一、概述 在App中,经常会出现侧滑菜单,侧滑滑出View等效果,虽然说Android有很多第三方开源库,但是实际上咱们可以自己也写一个自定义的侧滑View控件,其实不难,主要涉及到以下几个要点:1.

Man risks it all to give his neighbours a Jimi Hendrix wake-up call

A spell of good weather can bring out a different side in all of us and for Kenn Barnes it definitely did.While the UK was enjoying great weather over the weekend, Barnes decided to wake his neighbours up by playing them some Jimi Hendrix on his guitar. 

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