Push for Gender Equality in Tech? Some Men Say It’s Gone Too Far by NELLIE BOWLES


By NELLIE BOWLES

After revelations of harassment and bias in Silicon Valley, a backlash is growing against the women in tech movement. “It’s a witch hunt,” they say.

Published: September 22, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Lurid Lawsuit’s Quiet End Leaves Silicon Valley Start-Up Barely Dented by DAVID STREITFELD


By DAVID STREITFELD

For all the outcry over how women are treated in the tech industry, the resolution of a sexual harassment case against Upload, a virtual reality start-up, shows that little has changed.

Published: September 14, 2017 at 02:00PM

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‘Thought Bullies’ or Right Move: A Divide Over James Damore Firing by LELA MOORE and BRIANNA MILORD


By LELA MOORE and BRIANNA MILORD

Readers debated the firing of Mr. Damore, a Google engineer who wrote a memo about why he thought there are so few women working in the tech industry.

Published: August 9, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Video Game Makers Try to Get Better at Luring Women to Esports by GREGORY SCHMIDT


By GREGORY SCHMIDT

An industry with a reputation for misogyny sees growth opportunities in making video game competitions more appealing to women.

Published: December 20, 2016 at 02:00PM

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Women in Tech Band Together to Track Diversity, After Hours by MIKE ISAAC


By MIKE ISAAC

Eight women formed Project Include, a nonprofit effort to collect and share data, hoping to diversify the rank-and-file in Silicon Valley’s tech companies.

Published: May 3, 2016 at 06:00PM

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Ellen Pao Disrupts How Silicon Valley Does Business by FARHAD MANJOO


By FARHAD MANJOO

While the verdict on Friday was a defeat for Ms. Pao, the trial has blown open a conversation about the status of women in an industry that has always been buttoned up about its shortcomings.

Published: March 27, 2015 at 06:00PM

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