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Women Are Thriving In Tech -- Why Are They Still Invisible?

Vivek Wadhwa | Posted 11.09.2014 | Technology
Vivek Wadhwa

With nearly 16 million programmers in the world, at 10 to 15 percent women, there are more than two million female programmers -- but we never see them. echnical women remain largely invisible and behind the scenes despite important and often elite contributions.

Why Do We Need More Female Programmers? Ryan Gosling D*ck Pics.

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 09.03.2014 | Comedy

Sure, we need more women in politics, but we really need more female hackers STAT. The recent hacking scandal released nude pics of nearly 100 cele...

Tessa Ann Taylor, an Up and Coming Twenty-Something High Tech Entrepreneur, Shares Her Story and Offers Insights to STEM Girls

Diane Propsner | Posted 02.03.2014 | College
Diane Propsner

"I take inspiration every day from my fellow Smithies, all of whom are equally ambitious. They are an impressive (albeit sometimes intimidating) group of women, of which I am blessed to be a part."

LOOK: Women Work On The Earliest General Purpose Computer In 1946

The Huffington Post | Christina Huffington | Posted 05.07.2013 | Women

Think your MacBook Pro is a pain to lug around? Be grateful we've progressed past the first general purpose computer, the ENIAC (Electronic Numerical ...

So Now What? Reflections on she++

Ellora Israni | Posted 07.30.2012 | Technology
Ellora Israni

We discussed at she++ that it is not technical difficulties (pun intended) that plague female computer scientists, but rather the social dynamics of our field. We learned that those dynamics are the real deterrents of female computer scientists.