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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Join Our Board: Companies Hotly Pursue New Wave of Women in Tech by PUI-WING TAM


By PUI-WING TAM

Even in Silicon Valley, where talent wars are legion, courting female executives to join tech company boards is particularly cutthroat.

Published: December 29, 2016 at 02:00PM

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Sheryl Sandberg Said to Plan $100 Million in Charitable Giving by MIKE ISAAC


By MIKE ISAAC

The chief operating officer of Facebook has signed the Giving Pledge, a campaign in which world’s richest people vow to give away at least their wealth.

Published: November 29, 2016 at 02:00PM

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