Tags » Brogrammers

The $1 billion company that prefers 40 year old coders who only work 45 hours a week (Now that's a unicorn)

Here’s one thing you don’t hear everyday in the Valley: “We probably have more engineers over 40 than any other company, and of all the $1 billion companies, I suspect we probably work the fewest hours in a week. 193 more words

Tech

Veteran’s Day: Honoring the Women Who Wrote Computer Programs to Win WWII

By Melissa Pierce & Marian Mangoubi, Producers of Born with Curiosity: The Grace Hopper Story

CHICAGO (CBS) — On Veterans Day, we honor and remember the brave women and men who fought for and served our country. 386 more words

News

Social Justice Warriors: #GamerGate Explained

In a well-balanced article (very unusual from major media) “#GamerGate – An Issue With Two Sides,” Allum Bokhari writing for TechCrunch tells the whole story–including the censorship imposed by popular discussion sites like Reddit. 721 more words

Red Pill V Feminists

White House Will Allow Tech Team to Continue Dressing Like Brogrammers

The White House is trying to join the 21st century by adding a “digital strike team to improve government technology,” the Hill reports. And in an effort to make the code monkeys feel more at home, the powers that be are not requiring them to dress up for work. 207 more words

White House

Do Software Engineers Get Enough Respect?

“For software engineers, life must seem like it keeps getting better,” cheerleads CNet. Glassdoor agrees: our median salary is now $85K, and six figures… 809 more words

TC

Introverts in Management

I’m mildly introverted — I tend to concentrate better when alone, and my energy for party engagement flags after about two hours, so I need to go somewhere else to recharge. 972 more words

Relationships