Hundreds of Start-Ups Tell Investors: Diversify, or Keep Your Money by PUI-WING TAM


By PUI-WING TAM

Leading Silicon Valley entrepreneurs are forming a Founders for Change coalition to deliver a message to the white- and male-dominated world of venture capital.

Published: March 19, 2018 at 02:00PM

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How Silicon Valley Came to Be a Land of ‘Bros’ by PUI-WING TAM


By PUI-WING TAM

Why is the tech industry populated with so many aggressive dudes and so few women? Emily Chang examined the issue in her book, “Brotopia,” and shared her findings with us.

Published: February 4, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Silicon Valley Investor Takes Leave of Absence After Harassment Reports by KATIE BENNER


By KATIE BENNER

Shervin Pishevar, who has invested in Uber, said he was taking a leave of absence from his venture firm and other company boards after reports he harassed five women.

Published: December 4, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Nikon Picked 32 Photographers to Promote a Camera. All 32 Were Men. by DANIEL VICTOR


By DANIEL VICTOR

The Tokyo-based company said the women it invited had been unable to attend, but female photographers were unsatisfied by the explanation.

Published: September 13, 2017 at 02:00PM

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A Crisis Forces Google to Uphold Its Values While Fostering Debate by DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI

Employees are encouraged to speak up in online forums, but those forums have become heated over an internal memo that questioned the role of women in tech.

Published: August 10, 2017 at 02:00PM

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A Gamer Channel’s Mission: Send the Trolls Packing by LAURA PARKER


By LAURA PARKER

Misscliks, a channel on the video game streaming platform Twitch, aims to be a safe space for underrepresented gamers, with no tolerance for sexism or bullying.

Published: July 18, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Silicon Valley Women, in Cultural Shift, Frankly Describe Sexual Harassment by KATIE BENNER


By KATIE BENNER

More than two dozen women in the tech start-up industry spoke to The New York Times about being sexually harassed by investors and mentors.

Published: June 29, 2017 at 02:00PM

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