Slashdot Items Tagged "drivel"

Date / Time Story
Friday March 24, 2017 @05:52PM Uber Manager Told Female Engineer That 'Sexism is Systemic in Tech'
Thursday March 16, 2017 @02:13AM Women Still Underrepresented in Information Security
Sunday December 11, 2016 @01:02PM NSA's Best Are 'Leaving In Big Numbers,' Insiders Say
Monday August 29, 2016 @09:15AM Apple, Facebook, IBM, and Microsoft Sign White House Pledge For Equal Pay
Monday August 29, 2016 @09:09AM Google Tests A Software That Judges Hollywood's Portrayal of Women
Thursday August 18, 2016 @10:18AM WSJ: Facebook's Point System Fails To Close Diversity Gap
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @08:19PM Apple Makes Slight Progress On Diversity While Its Rivals Are Making Practically None
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:22PM Facebook Makes Little Progress in Race and Gender Diversity
Sunday June 12, 2016 @11:48AM How Activist DeRay Mckesson's Twitter Account Was Hacked
Saturday June 11, 2016 @12:04PM Google's Algorithm Displays Racist Results Because the Society Is Racist
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @11:50AM Stephen Hawking Calls Trump A 'Demagogue' Who Appeals 'To The Lowest Common Denominator'
Friday May 27, 2016 @09:59AM Study: '50% of Misogynistic Tweets From Women'
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @04:46PM Too Fat For Facebook: Photo Banned For Depicting Body In 'Undesirable Manner'
Monday April 25, 2016 @11:54AM Slashdot Asks: Have You Experienced Ageism?
Friday April 08, 2016 @05:06PM The 'Human Computer' Behind the Moon Landing Was a Black Woman
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @10:48PM PayPal Pulls North Carolina Plan After Transgender Bathroom Law
Saturday April 02, 2016 @09:08AM US Won't Say How Many H-1B Workers Are Female
Friday March 25, 2016 @03:12PM K-12 CS Framework Calls For Teaching Kids Responsible Use of Avatars and Emoji
Saturday March 19, 2016 @11:33AM Sexism Is Still a Thing At Microsoft's GDC Party
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @05:51PM Mars Rover Code Used For Cyber-Espionage Malware
Monday February 29, 2016 @11:46AM Mark Zuckerberg Confronts 'Hate Speech' In Germany And At Facebook
Monday February 22, 2016 @12:51AM Even On eBay, Women Get Paid Less For Their Labor
Sunday February 14, 2016 @02:26AM Brown CS Department Hiring Student Diversity, Inclusion Advocates
Thursday February 11, 2016 @12:22AM Women Get Pull Requests Accepted More (Except When You Know They're Women)
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @01:27PM The Sexual Misconduct Case That Has Rocked Anthropology
Monday February 08, 2016 @11:25AM Microsoft's Cortana Doesn't Put Up With Sexual Harassment
Saturday January 30, 2016 @06:27PM Why Does Twitter Refuse To Shut Down Donald Trump?
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @04:38PM How Melinda Gates Got Her Daughters Excited About Science
Friday January 15, 2016 @04:19PM What Spotlighting Harassment In Astronomy Means
Friday January 01, 2016 @04:45PM The Empathy Gap and Why Women Are Treated So Badly In Open Source Projects
Monday December 14, 2015 @11:23AM Google Hosts Special Demo Day For Female Entrepreneurs
Sunday December 13, 2015 @12:30PM WSJ: New Education Bill To Get More Coding In Classrooms
Wednesday December 02, 2015 @10:46AM Software Engineer Liz Bennett Talks About Being a Woman in a Nearly All Male Workplace (Video)
Monday November 30, 2015 @01:36PM New Campaign Features Internet Trolls On Roadside Billboards
Thursday November 26, 2015 @12:20AM Microsoft Blames Layoffs For Drop In Female Employees
Friday November 20, 2015 @03:45PM The War On Campus Sexual Assault Goes Digital
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @11:08PM Could a Change In Wording Attract More Women To Infosec?
Monday November 16, 2015 @02:46PM Social Media and the Age of Microcomplaints
Friday November 13, 2015 @04:57PM Boot Camps Introducing More Women To Tech
Sunday October 18, 2015 @03:14AM Fullstack Launches Coding School For Women
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @07:25PM Happy Ada Lovelace Day
Saturday October 10, 2015 @07:57PM How Academia Still Struggles With Sexual Harassment
Saturday October 10, 2015 @07:56PM There Is No .bro In Brotli: Google/Mozilla Engineers Nix File Type As Offensive
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @12:30AM Getting More Women Coders Into Open Source
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @05:54AM Linux Kernel Dev Sarah Sharp Quits, Citing 'Brutal' Communications Style
Thursday October 01, 2015 @05:05AM Houston's Gifted Education Program Biased Against Blacks and Latinos
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @11:56AM Researchers: The Thermostat In Your Office May Be Sexist
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @05:34PM Interviews: Brianna Wu Answers Your Questions
Sunday July 19, 2015 @11:47AM Silicon Valley Still Wrestling With Diversity Issues
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @02:30PM Interviews: Ask Brianna Wu a Question
Thursday July 09, 2015 @12:56AM Study: Women Less Likely To Be Shown Ads For High-paid Jobs On Google
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @04:15PM Google Apologises For Photos App's Racist Blunder
Sunday June 28, 2015 @01:27PM FB Reveals Woeful Diversity Numbers
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @01:12PM Learn-to-Code Program For 10,000 Low-Income Girls
Monday June 22, 2015 @12:36PM Are Girl-Focused Engineering Toys Reinforcing Gender Stereotypes?
Wednesday June 10, 2015 @01:06PM Nobel Prize-Winning Scientist Criticizes Role of Women In Labs
Wednesday June 03, 2015 @12:15PM Google Diversity Report Straight Out of 'How To Lie With Statistics' Playbook
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @05:28PM Study: Science Still Seen As a Male Profession
Monday May 25, 2015 @11:00PM Google's Diversity Chief: Mamas Don't Let Their Baby Girls Grow Up To Be Coders
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @01:16AM Marvel's Female Superheroes Are Gradually Becoming More Super
Sunday May 17, 2015 @01:10PM Men's Rights Activists Call For Boycott of Mad Max: Fury Road
Saturday May 16, 2015 @02:27AM A Plan On How To Stop Sexism In Science
Monday May 11, 2015 @03:21PM Psychologist: Porn and Video Game Addiction Are Leading To 'Masculinity Crisis'
Friday May 01, 2015 @07:32PM Scientists Have Paper On Gender Bias Rejected Because They're Both Women
Saturday April 18, 2015 @08:59PM The Upsides of a Surveillance Society
Friday April 17, 2015 @08:25PM LAUSD OKs Girls-Only STEM School, Plans Boys-Only English Language Arts School
Thursday April 16, 2015 @12:56PM Can Online Reporting System Help Prevent Sexual Assaults On Campus?
Wednesday April 08, 2015 @08:09PM Reddit CEO Ellen Pao Bans Salary Negotiations To Equalize Pay For Men, Women
Friday April 03, 2015 @12:36PM Win Or Lose, Discrimination Suit Is Having an Effect On Silicon Valley
Saturday March 28, 2015 @12:08AM Ellen Pao Loses Silicon Valley Gender Bias Case Against Kleiner Perkins
Thursday March 26, 2015 @04:39PM RSA Conference Bans "Booth Babes"
Wednesday March 25, 2015 @01:31AM A Bechdel Test For Programmers?
Thursday March 19, 2015 @07:59PM Why Is the Grand Theft Auto CEO Also Chairman of the ESRB?
Monday March 09, 2015 @10:42AM Yik Yak Raises Controversy On College Campuses
Saturday February 28, 2015 @03:52PM Is That Dress White and Gold Or Blue and Black?
Friday February 13, 2015 @07:32PM What Intel's $300 Million Diversity Pledge Really Means
Wednesday February 11, 2015 @03:35PM Your Java Code Is Mostly Fluff, New Research Finds
Monday February 09, 2015 @12:00PM Will Elementary School Teachers Take the Rap For Tech's Diversity Problem?
Saturday February 07, 2015 @12:58AM Google-Advised Disney Cartoon Aims To Convince Preschool Girls Coding's Cool
Wednesday February 04, 2015 @07:56PM Female-Run Companies Often do Better Than Male-Run Ones (Video)
Monday February 02, 2015 @03:23PM WA Bill Takes Aim at Boys' Dominance In Computer Classes
Saturday January 31, 2015 @11:24AM How, and Why, Apple Overtook Microsoft
Friday January 23, 2015 @04:36PM Behind the MOOC Harassment Charges That Stunned MIT
Wednesday January 21, 2015 @12:59PM Gender and Tenure Diversity In GitHub Teams Relate To Higher Productivity
Wednesday January 21, 2015 @11:28AM Doxing Victim Zoe Quinn Launches Online "Anti-harassment Task Force"
Sunday January 18, 2015 @02:24AM Lies, Damn Lies, and Tech Diversity Statistics
Friday January 16, 2015 @01:31PM Fighting Tech's Diversity Issues Without Burning Down the System
Friday January 16, 2015 @10:47AM Study: Belief That Some Fields Require "Brilliance" May Keep Women Out
Thursday January 15, 2015 @05:15PM Your High School Wants You To Install Snapchat
Thursday January 08, 2015 @01:28PM Intel Pledges $300 Million To Improve Diversity In Tech
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @09:55PM Tech's Gender Gap Started At Stanford
Monday December 22, 2014 @01:33PM Putting Time Out In Time Out: The Science of Discipline
Wednesday December 17, 2014 @11:39AM New AP Course, "Computer Science Principles," Aims To Make CS More Accessible
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @02:48PM Virtual Reality Experiment Wants To Put White People In Black Bodies
Wednesday December 10, 2014 @03:57PM An Algorithm To Prevent Twitter Hashtag Degeneration
Thursday December 04, 2014 @12:06PM Programmer Father Asks: What Gets Little Girls Interested In Science?
Monday December 01, 2014 @03:38PM Interviews: Adora Svitak Answers Your Questions
Monday December 01, 2014 @11:54AM Google, National Parks Partner To Let Girls Program White House Xmas Tree Lights
Sunday November 30, 2014 @04:09PM In UK Study, Girls Best Boys At Making Computer Games
Thursday November 20, 2014 @02:24PM "Barbie: I Can Be a Computer Engineer" Pulled From Amazon
Thursday November 20, 2014 @02:24PM As Amazon Grows In Seattle, Pay Equity For Women Declines
Monday November 17, 2014 @12:48PM Big Talk About Small Samples
Monday November 17, 2014 @11:43AM Sweden Considers Adding "Sexism" Ratings To Video Games
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @01:02PM Black IT Pros On (Lack Of) Racial Diversity In Tech
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @10:39AM How To End Online Harassment
Monday November 10, 2014 @08:23PM New Book Argues Automation Is Making Software Developers Less Capable
Thursday November 06, 2014 @05:14PM Bounties vs. Extreme Internet Harassment
Wednesday November 05, 2014 @12:44PM The Other Side of Diversity In Tech
Monday November 03, 2014 @10:23AM Amazon Releases (Not Many) Details On Its Workforce Demographics
Sunday November 02, 2014 @08:11AM Space Tourism Isn't Worth Dying For
Thursday October 23, 2014 @10:23AM The Inevitable Death of the Internet Troll
Monday October 20, 2014 @06:36PM NASA's HI-SEAS Project Results Suggests a Women-Only Mars Crew
Tuesday October 14, 2014 @10:19PM How Women Became Gamers Through D&D
Tuesday October 14, 2014 @06:19PM Confidence Shaken In Open Source Security Idealism
Monday October 13, 2014 @12:53PM The Correct Response To Photo Hack Victim-Blamers
Tuesday September 30, 2014 @11:42PM Are the World's Religions Ready For ET?
Monday September 22, 2014 @03:03PM How Our Botched Understanding of "Science" Ruins Everything
Friday August 31, 2012 @10:45AM Windows 8 Is 'a Work of Art.' But It's No Linux
Saturday July 24, 2010 @12:50AM Study Finds 0.3% of BitTorrent Files Definitely Legal
Friday September 18, 2009 @08:19AM RAID's Days May Be Numbered
Monday July 13, 2009 @03:38AM Windows 7 Hits Build 7600 (Possible RTM)
Sunday July 05, 2009 @04:18PM The Technology of Neuromancer After 25 Years
Wednesday June 24, 2009 @09:18AM On the Humble Default
Saturday May 23, 2009 @01:45AM Is Linux's "Overall Market Share" Statistic Meaningful?
Sunday September 28, 2008 @01:22AM Debunking the Google Earth Censorship Myth
Tuesday August 26, 2008 @01:10AM Drivel Journal Editor
Wednesday August 20, 2008 @03:20PM Slashdot's Disagree Mail
Wednesday August 20, 2008 @04:54AM Why Corporates Hate Perl
Wednesday August 20, 2008 @02:00AM FTC Bans Prerecorded Telemarketing Drivel
Saturday August 16, 2008 @03:43PM Do Subatomic Particles Have Free Will?
Sunday March 16, 2008 @09:51AM The REAL Reason We Use Linux
Monday March 10, 2008 @10:48AM Should Scientists Date People Who Believe Astrology?
Sunday March 02, 2008 @09:00PM Can Architects Save Libraries from the Internet?
Thursday February 21, 2008 @04:11PM Politicians and the Cyber-Bully Pulpit
Tuesday February 19, 2008 @02:37PM Hi, I Want To Meet (17.6% of) You!
Thursday June 21, 2007 @09:51PM Innovation's Role Is Sorely Exaggerated
Tuesday August 08, 2006 @11:31PM Gaming Memories Helping to Heal Katrina Wounds
Tuesday April 18, 2006 @08:42PM Kevin Bachus Talks Next-Gen Console Wars
Tuesday April 18, 2006 @03:30PM Dvorak Avocates Open Sourcing OS X
Wednesday April 05, 2006 @03:20PM The Rise and Fall of Franchises
Tuesday March 21, 2006 @02:11PM New Star Wars TV Series Confirmed