Post Tagged with: "Tech"

This 82 Year-Old App Developer Is Proving You Are Never Too Old To Learn Something New

This 82 Year-Old App Developer Is Proving You Are Never Too Old To Learn Something New

We live in a youth-obsessed world where everywhere we look, we are bombarded with messages about beauty, success, happiness and fulfillment are tied to a certain age range. This is […]

August 10, 2017 ×
Should Women/Girls In STEM Gender Equality Initiatives Be Addressing Sexual Harassment Issues?

Should Women/Girls In STEM Gender Equality Initiatives Be Addressing Sexual Harassment Issues?

How do we engage more girls and women in the STEM world? It is a question, and a topic, we have covered multiple times on our site, along with promoting […]

May 4, 2017 ×
New Graphic Novel ‘Silicon Heroes’ Created To Inspire The Next Generation Of Entrepreneurs

New Graphic Novel ‘Silicon Heroes’ Created To Inspire The Next Generation Of Entrepreneurs

When we think of cultural icons we conjure up images of pop stars, celebrities, athletes and even reality stars. Rarely do we envision STEM industry creators and founders, although perhaps […]

November 19, 2015 ×
This Genius Woman Created An App Designed To Take The Slut-Shaming Out Of Virtual Dating

This Genius Woman Created An App Designed To Take The Slut-Shaming Out Of Virtual Dating

By Amy Galland Have you ever been texting or sexting with someone and you aren’t sure which words to use? Have you been concerned that if you say penis, dick, […]

October 26, 2015 ×
This Facebook Exec. Wants Women To Be Known For Their Brains, Not Their Baby-Making Status

This Facebook Exec. Wants Women To Be Known For Their Brains, Not Their Baby-Making Status

Ladies, don’t you hate it when people make assumptions about your life and career based on the fact that you are a mom? And men, you must be soooooo tired […]

October 23, 2015 ×
United Nations Says We Need To “Wake Up” & Fight Online Harassment Against Women

United Nations Says We Need To “Wake Up” & Fight Online Harassment Against Women

October is national bullying prevention month. And we have to say, it is about time the world, especially the tech world, got a wake up call and realized something needs […]

October 6, 2015 ×
NASA Launches Datanauts Corps Program To Encourage More Women To Join Their Astronaut Program

NASA Launches Datanauts Corps Program To Encourage More Women To Join Their Astronaut Program

There are many programs, campaigns and initiatives to close the gender gap in STEM today (science, tech, engineering and math). Google, Microsoft, Apple and many other large companies as well […]

July 20, 2015 ×
‘Rewrite The Code’ Docu Examines Tech’s Diversity Problem – Where Are All The Black Women?

‘Rewrite The Code’ Docu Examines Tech’s Diversity Problem – Where Are All The Black Women?

It’s common knowledge that the tech industry has a diversity problem. It is an issue that many of the large Silicon Valley brands are working to fix, which is great, […]

July 20, 2015 ×
Apple CEO Tim Cook Declares Women & Diversity The “Future Of Our Company”

Apple CEO Tim Cook Declares Women & Diversity The “Future Of Our Company”

ICYMI Apple just held their annual Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco on Monday, June 8. It is the conference that everyone in the tech world anticipates with baited breath […]

June 12, 2015 ×
The Men In Hollywood Whose Masculinity Is Not Threatened By The Presence Of Feminism

The Men In Hollywood Whose Masculinity Is Not Threatened By The Presence Of Feminism

Contrary to popular belief amongst many career internet commenters (usually found trolling Youtube comment sections or stalking the #feminism hashtag on Twitter) feminism is not a threat to masculinity. But […]

June 8, 2015 ×
Chinese E-Com Giant Alibaba’s Secret To Success Is A High No. Of Female Employees

Chinese E-Com Giant Alibaba’s Secret To Success Is A High No. Of Female Employees

A quick look at the numbers of women in some of Silicon Valley’s biggest tech companies (Google, Yahoo, Facebook, etc) show an average high of 30%. When it comes to […]

May 29, 2015 ×
Sheryl Sandberg Launches ‘Lean In’ Mentor Network To Get More Women Into Tech

Sheryl Sandberg Launches ‘Lean In’ Mentor Network To Get More Women Into Tech

Facebook COO and author and creator of the ‘Lean In‘ book and subsequent movement, Sheryl Sandberg, is on a mighty quest: to get more women in the technology field to […]

February 23, 2015 ×
2 Girls Create Award Wining App Musiklearn Which Helps Kids W/ Dyslexia & Autism

2 Girls Create Award Wining App Musiklearn Which Helps Kids W/ Dyslexia & Autism

There is a big push to get girls interested in science and technology from an early age, because the STEM sectors are the fastest growing industries in the market today. […]

January 9, 2015 ×
Twitter Co-Founder Jack Dorsey Discusses The Tech Gender Gap

Twitter Co-Founder Jack Dorsey Discusses The Tech Gender Gap

The gender divide in the tech industry is glaringly obvious. With all the recent diversity reports being released by every major tech co from Google, Facebook, Linkedin, Indiegogo, Yahoo, and […]

September 8, 2014 ×
Teenage Girl Revolutionizing E-Commerce Thanks To MIT Launch Initiative

Teenage Girl Revolutionizing E-Commerce Thanks To MIT Launch Initiative

By Emma Kirst Who doesn’t want to change the world? I have always been told that I would have the opportunity to change the world eventually. Even at 16, the […]

September 4, 2014 ×