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This Infographic Lists The Inspiring Trailblazing Women Making Their Mark In The Tech Industry

This Infographic Lists The Inspiring Trailblazing Women Making Their Mark In The Tech Industry

When it comes to helping young girls understand their potential, one of the keys is giving them mentors that look like them so they can envision themselves in that same […]

July 5, 2017 ×
Google Developers Design 13 Feminist Emojis To Break Down Stereotypes & Promote Equality

Google Developers Design 13 Feminist Emojis To Break Down Stereotypes & Promote Equality

You know there’s an inherent gender bias problem within the tech world when Kim Kardashian releases better “Kimojis” than the default emojis that exist on our phones already. Yep, in […]

June 9, 2016 ×
The (Not So) Surprising Reason “DIY Abortion” Google Searches Have Increased In The US

The (Not So) Surprising Reason “DIY Abortion” Google Searches Have Increased In The US

“We won’t go back.” That’s a familiar slogan to many feminists who understand it to mean women refuse to go back to the days when abortion was illegal, and women […]

March 16, 2016 ×
Will Google’s “Just Not Sorry” Email Plugin Impact The Way Women Communicate In The Workforce?

Will Google’s “Just Not Sorry” Email Plugin Impact The Way Women Communicate In The Workforce?

Sorry, not sorry. That’s basically the rally cry from Google’s “Just Not Sorry” new email plugin campaign. It is a new Chrome extension that is designed to help mainly women […]

January 26, 2016 ×
Why Some Of The World’s Most Popular Websites Are Banned In Some Countries

Why Some Of The World’s Most Popular Websites Are Banned In Some Countries

The most popular websites in the world are daily standbys for millions, if not billions, of people. Sites like Google, Facebook, Twitter, eBay, and YouTube provide services and entertainment that, […]

July 9, 2015 ×
Google Puts Their Money Where Their Mouth Is, Hires Their 1st Female CFO Ruth Porat

Google Puts Their Money Where Their Mouth Is, Hires Their 1st Female CFO Ruth Porat

Big news in the tech world, Google has appointed their very first female CFO. They are certainly walking the talk when it comes to pushing for more gender equality in […]

March 30, 2015 ×
Spark Summit Teams With Google To Put Women’s Achievements On The Map

Spark Summit Teams With Google To Put Women’s Achievements On The Map

A new app is set to change the course of female history forever. Non-profit girls activist organization Spark Summit have teamed up with Google and app Field Trip to create […]

March 24, 2015 ×
Youtube CEO Susan Wojcicki Lays Out The Benefits Of Paid Maternity Leave

Youtube CEO Susan Wojcicki Lays Out The Benefits Of Paid Maternity Leave

Just to put things into perspective before we dive into this post, the United States is the ONLY industrialized nation in the world not to have any form of paid […]

February 2, 2015 ×
Google Launches Award To Increase Media Representations Of Women In Tech

Google Launches Award To Increase Media Representations Of Women In Tech

Midway through 2014, Google and a few other high-ranking tech companies released diversity reports for the first time, giving public accountability to the breakdown of their staff. The numbers and […]

December 26, 2014 ×
Standford President John Hennessy’s 4-Step Plan To Increase No. Of Women In Tech

Standford President John Hennessy’s 4-Step Plan To Increase No. Of Women In Tech

When you think of women in tech, you may immediately think of powerhouses like Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, or perhaps Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg. Both these women have given women […]

December 11, 2014 ×
Meet Megan Smith, The 1st Female Chief Tech Officer At The White House

Meet Megan Smith, The 1st Female Chief Tech Officer At The White House

Technology is typically an industry that has been male-dominated for quite some time. When we talk about pioneers of the digital age, names such as Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, and […]

September 12, 2014 ×
Facebook & Google Working Toward Diversity In Their Companies

Facebook & Google Working Toward Diversity In Their Companies

In case you weren’t in the know, Facebook and Google have entire departments dedicated to diversity. Seriously! It’s something we only became aware of recently, and it seems the timing […]

July 2, 2014 ×
Meet The New Head Of Youtube & Your New Tech Hero: Susan Wojcicki

Meet The New Head Of Youtube & Your New Tech Hero: Susan Wojcicki

Attention all tech women, meet your new silicon valley hero: Susan Wojcicki. Can’t pronounce her last name? Don’t worry, it won’t be long before she becomes a household name in […]

February 12, 2014 ×
Take Over The Tech World Like Marissa Mayer

Take Over The Tech World Like Marissa Mayer

Marissa Mayer helped create Gmail, she was recently appointed the new CEO of Yahoo! (while being pregnant might I add) and is one of the highest ranking women in Silicon […]

November 1, 2012 ×