WiTH News

Report: ‘Staggering Discrepancy’ Between Men and Women in Tech (E&T Magazine)

A report released by Inclusive Boards has highlighted the lack of diversity in tech leadership, affecting women with particular severity, as well as people from ethnic minority and... More

Research: 9 in 10 Women in Tech Would Encourage Younger Women to Join the Industry (Gigabit)

According to research conducted by Booking.com, 80% of female professionals who have worked in the industry between one and five years wish to remain, with 83% of women with more t... More

Ask for More Money, Women Urged When It Comes to Tech Funding (Bloomberg)

Michelle Scarborough, who runs one of the world’s largest venture capital funds dedicated to female-led startups, sees one big difference between men and women in the space: men ... More

Indeed: Career Stagnation Drives Women Out of Tech Jobs (VentureBeat)

Women are still underrepresented in the tech industry, and job recruiting site Indeed reported that part of the reason is a failure to retain the women who go into the industry. A ... More

Women are (Finally) Turning the VC Funding Tide (Entrepreneur)

Why this sudden upsurge in events focusing on women and investment? Perhaps for the very first time, we are seeing noteworthy groups take serious action to address the persistent f... More

Cybersecurity Needs Women: Here’s Why (Forbes)

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and there's no better time for women to start gaining and leveraging that awareness. Because of the massive shortage of cybersecurity prof... More

Melinda Gates: How to Get More Women in Tech and Why College is Too Late to Start (CNBC)

"Women are so underrepresented in the technology sector in the United States, and yet tech is pervasive. It is changing our lives," says Gates, who has started an investment and in... More

Research: Women in Tech Sees Worldwide ‘Optimism and Ambition’ (Verdict)

Three in five British women in tech say that being female is a positive in their pursuit of a career in the industry, says research from travel e-commerce company Booking.com.... More

Top Twelve Women CMOs to Follow on Twitter (MTS)

News of women progressing within tech has gained more attention than ever before. The importance of women in fields such as science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) has be... More

Sports Social Media is Increasingly Dominated by Women (The Verge)

The way people enjoy sports has changed. On Twitter, fans are watching games together, interacting directly with their favorite athletes, and engaging with their teams beyond a log... More

Study: Women in Silicon Valley Own Less Than Half the Startup Equity Men Own (CNBC)

Women in Silicon Valley own less than half the startup equity that men own, according to a new study. CARTA, a company that manages equity and ownership, found female startup emplo... More

The Future of Being a Woman in Technology (IA)

The glaring gender imbalance in the tech industry is there for all to see. Laura Malcolm, from Avanade, looks at the future of women in tech.... More

Where in the World are the Women Software Developers? (CIO)

India, the UAE, Romania, China, Sri Lanka, and Italy have the highest percentage of women software developers, while in the EU, Bulgaria has the most women in tech.... More

Women in Tech: A Force to Be Reckoned With (HackerNoon)

As tech companies get older, and more diverse, who they hire, why, and for what are changing fast. Tech companies are great places to work — and despite the attention that co... More

Why We Need Women in Security and What IBM Security is Doing to Help (SecurityIntelligence)

It’s particularly grim in our industry, with women in security comprising only 11 percent of the workforce, and even fewer in technical roles. With an estimated 3.5 million unfil... More

How Women are Breaking Into the Tech World (ReadWrite)

While some in tech point back to education for failing to engage and prepare women for roles in the industry, Bloomberg’s Sarah McBride explained that the smaller number of femal... More

Dating App Bumble Launches A Fund To Invest In Other Female-Founded Startups (Forbes)

Popular dating app Bumble may be less than four years old, but that’s not stopping it from becoming the latest buzzy startup to commit to investing in other startups coming up af... More

To Recruit Women In STEM, Offer These 7 Things — What These Women Want (Forbes)

Employers who want to recruit more women in STEM careers (science, technology, engineering and math) – and all careers – take note. Here is new input from women themselves, c... More

Google Power Women of the Cloud (Forbes)

Technology and computer science is the kind of field where you can learn new things very quickly. The opportunity to grow is what makes it attractive to many. For women, it’s an ... More

The Role Of Women In OTT Entertainment Advances (Forbes)

The rise of OTT allows for live and on-demand entertainment over the Internet, wherever and whenever consumers wish. That means you can watch those modern shows on any number of de... More