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Why Women Leave Tech: It Isn't Because 'Math is Hard'

Why Women Leave Tech: It Isn't Because 'Math is Hard' | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
Stories from 716 women who left tech show that the industry’s biggest issue isn't related to science education.
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Women in Tech: let’s start the change at school level

Women in Tech: let’s start the change at school level | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
Explain this: in the US In 2012, women accounted for 57% of college graduates, but just 18% of computer science graduates. In Spain, where I live, the figures are 54% and 28% respectively. (image f...
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Let it begin with us! #influencer #digital

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One Small Step For Google, One Giant Leap For Empowering Girls To Code

One Small Step For Google, One Giant Leap For Empowering Girls To Code | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
With Google's $1 million backing and partnerships with well-known coding schools, girls have a better chance to break the tech ceiling.
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"She Started It" Aims To Change Silicon Valley's Gender Inequality Problem

"She Started It" Aims To Change Silicon Valley's Gender Inequality Problem | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
A new film focuses on what makes female entrepreneurs succeed--and inspires the next generation of girls to follow suit.
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How to Get Girls Into Coding

How to Get Girls Into Coding | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
Educators believe that computer games can be the gateway — and female mentors are the X factor.
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Why aren't there more women in mobile tech?

Why aren't there more women in mobile tech? | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
With a lack of gender diversity in the tech sector, the time has come to make women in the ICT industry the norm rather than the exception, says GSMA GM.
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The Wake-Up Call That Helped Arianna Huffington Learn to Thrive

The Wake-Up Call That Helped Arianna Huffington Learn to Thrive | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
Famed entrepreneur Arianna Huffington reveals how burning the candle from both ends forced her to realign her priorities.
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Female Computer Scientists Make the Same Salary as Their Male Counterparts

Female Computer Scientists Make the Same Salary as Their Male Counterparts | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
Only 20 percent of programmers are women, though
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Technology’s Man Problem

Technology’s Man Problem | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
Crude apps, patronizing behavior. For some, “bro” culture offers one explanation for why there are so few women in tech.
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Something about STEM drives women out

Something about STEM drives women out | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
(Phys.org) —Just when the nation has a need for more workers in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) fields, research at Cornell and the University of Texas, Austin, finds that women have often found those fields inhospitable, and left for other kinds of jobs.
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Why Female Entrepreneurs Don't Need To Code To Build A Million-Dollar Tech Company

Why Female Entrepreneurs Don't Need To Code To Build A Million-Dollar Tech Company | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
The following guest post is by Lisa Falzone, CEO and cofounder of Revel Systems, an iPad point-of-sale solution for restaurant, retail and grocery establishments.   As a female entrepreneur in the tech space, I’m well aware of the so-called boys’ club and the male-dominated sphere of venture capitalism and startups. While I applaud [...]
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Mujeres en tecnología, aún pocas pero más visibles

Mujeres en tecnología, aún pocas pero más visibles | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
Los datos confirman su escasa presencia y los estetereotipos y prejuicios no ayudan a cambiar esa tendenciaA la vez, la red las está uniendo y cada vez más la informática y la tecnología se podrán convertir en territorio neutro
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Changing the "Women in Tech" Conversation

Changing the "Women in Tech" Conversation | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
We're doing an excellent job of continually illustrating the problems, but I prefer to focus on the solutions.
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5 Women In Tech Share The Best And Worst Advice They've Ever Received

5 Women In Tech Share The Best And Worst Advice They've Ever Received | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
They aren't waiting around or keeping their heads down, no matter what anyone says.
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Google Leads $50M Initiative to Get Girls Into Coding

Google Leads $50M Initiative to Get Girls Into Coding | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
Google is launching an initiative this week aimed at getting more young women into coding--and eventually high-powered tech jobs.
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Startups need women, not male-dominated cultures (Wired UK)

Startups need women, not male-dominated cultures (Wired UK) | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
Technology companies need more women, and they're on an early recruitment drive
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Big data, big business, Big Brother?

Big data, big business, Big Brother? | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
BIg data will have surpassed big oil in economic value, and we will have global privacy, data protection and surveillance agreements, writes CEO Gerd Leonhard.
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How I Run a $16 Million Company Out of My Living Room

Allison O'Kelly created Mom Corps to spend more time with her kids--and help other working moms do the same.
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Breaking the Code: The Creativity of Technology | Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network

Breaking the Code: The Creativity of Technology | Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
So many people are stifled by their own preconceived beliefs about what they can and can’t do. That’s a shame and in our household we try hard ...
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Open-access harassment: science, technology and women

Open-access harassment: science, technology and women | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
Georgina Voss and Alice Bell: The working cultures and structures of science and technology may be different, but they both feed sexist myths of meritocracy
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CodeBabes: the latest thing to make women in tech cringe - Washington Post (blog)

CodeBabes: the latest thing to make women in tech cringe - Washington Post (blog) | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
Washington Post (blog) CodeBabes: the latest thing to make women in tech cringe Washington Post (blog) CodeBabes has not responded to a Washington Post inquiry asking whether it's a joke or a high production value parody that is uneasily close to...
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Informática: Se buscan mujeres

Informática: Se buscan mujeres | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
La cadena de televisión HBO acaba de estrenar una nueva serie con un tema muy de moda. Se llama Silicon Valley y explica la aventura de cuatro genios de la
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Women in tech: a chat with Kelly Campbell, Director of Enterprise Marketing at Google

Women in tech: a chat with Kelly Campbell, Director of Enterprise Marketing at Google | Women in Tech | Scoop.it
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