Industry

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

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

HCL Launches Career Development Initiative for Women (Times of India)

HCL’s career programme for women, ‘iBelieve’ was launched in Madurai on Saturday. Speaking at the event, Srimathi Sivashankar, executive vice-president of HCL Technologies, s... More

Women in Tech Score Symbolic Wins, but Cash Is Still Hard to Come By (Bloomberg)

A recent spate of headlines from the venture capital world might give the impression that the historically male-dominated industry has turned a corner.... More

How This Female Founder Created The ‘Spotify For Meditation’ (Forbes)

Yunha Kim started meditating to decrease the stress she felt from working hard to build her first startup, Locket, which she sold to the e-commerce platform Wish in 2015. "I was ab... More

The Search for Women Who Want Cybersecurity Careers (WSJ)

There is a shortage of workers in cybersecurity and a shortage of women in tech jobs. New efforts to get girls interested in cybersecurity are aimed at tackling both of those probl... More

AWS’ Tech Renaissance Woman Teresa Carlson Battles Tech Old Guard Propaganda to Modernize Nations (Forbes)

When Teresa Carlson first visited Capitol Hill in 2011 as vice president of Amazon Web Services (AWS) worldwide public sector operations, a long time Congressional leader she knew ... More

How Women Can Build Their Professional Networks (WSJ)

Networking is crucial for advancing a career, building relationships and getting knowledgeable about a range of subjects. And women have a much tougher time of it than men. It com... More

The Voice Remote Wouldn’t Exist Without This Woman’s Bet on AI (Forbes)

The last ten years have seen radical changes in the cable television sector. Market forces, new technologies, and consumer demand have remade cable companies as telecommunications ... More

How to Get Women Into Cloud Computing (InfoWorld)

The push to get more women in computing is decades old. I remember back in my college professor days they did studies on why there are fewer woman in computer science and informati... More