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Shingy the Senior Citizen, and Other Things We Learned From Microsoft's How-Old.Net

To succeed in Silicon Valley, companies have to bet on what technologies will be vital in the future. And sometimes, the greater public gets a sneak peek at what that tech looks like today. 239 more words

Culture

Alibaba actually posted this job for a “stunning" woman to motivate programmers

Chinese internet powerhouse Alibaba has taken down a job posting that sought a woman to fill the role of “programmer encouragement specialist.” It was just as bad as that sounds. 771 more words

WAYS IN WHICH MY LIFE HAS IMPROVED SINCE I GOT A RICH-GUY AMAZON TECH JOB THIS MORNING:

WAYS IN WHICH MY LIFE HAS IMPROVED SINCE I GOT A RICH-GUY AMAZON TECH JOB THIS MORNING:

  • I get to have a puzzling and unfounded sense of entitlement…
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Black Comedy

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