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Twitter faces gender bias lawsuit

An ex-employee's proposed class-action lawsuit alleges the social network's arcane promotion process discriminates against women.

By March 22, 2015

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When are more expensive cables worth it?

HDMI, USB, speaker, and other cables come in a wide variety of prices. Is it ever worth it to spend more? Actually, sometimes yes.

By June 20, 2015

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Men think they're smarter than they are, so they study science, says researcher

Technically Incorrect: A Washington State University study suggests men overestimate their brains, while women are quite accurate. This may lead more men to study math and science than women.

By June 24, 2015

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Facebook reworks diversity programs amid modest gains

The world's largest social network says it's made progress hiring more women and minorities into its ranks, but still isn't "where we want to be."

By June 25, 2015

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Kleiner Perkins gender diversity figures show more work needs to be done

Storied firm says it has more women venture capitalists than others in the industry, vows to improve.

By June 19, 2015

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Check out the best new illusions of 2015

The Neural Correlate Society has voted in its picks for the best new illusions that highlight interesting things about perception.

By June 15, 2015

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Driverless cars, diversity and dystopia: 3 things Google discussed at its annual meeting

Google talks about a wide range of topics during its annual meeting with shareholders, including self-driving cars and diversity issues. CEO Larry Page even takes a turn as a film critic.

By June 3, 2015

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Google still searching for workplace diversity

The search giant makes progress in its hiring of women in technical roles but admits it still has a "long way to go."

By June 1, 2015

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Women in tech don't get the same respect as men, survey says

Most Americans also believe more women should study tech and science.

By May 20, 2015

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Do women need a tech degree to succeed?

Silicon Valley CEO conducts a survey with about 100 female tech entrepreneurs and finds that 84 percent don't have science, technology, engineering or math degrees.

By May 13, 2015