By Sarah Granger (Contributor, San Francisco Chronicle) It’s no secret that San Francisco and Silicon Valley’s tech demographics skew heavily on the side of men. Rather than continue quietly observing this cultural inequity, over the past few years, more voices have brought attention to the issue. Through increased publicity, thanks to speeches by leaders like [...]
Posts Tagged "Words With Bears"
By Lukas Black (Build & Release Engineer, Mozilla) On November 18th, 2011 — I jumped into the deep end of the Bay Area startup culture I have been lurking on the periphery of for the past two years of living here. After going to my first Girl Geek Dinner at Microsoft a month ago, and [...]
By Judy Tuan (Participant, Women 2.0 Startup Weekend 2011) What do video games, language, bears, and #changetheratio have to do with each other? The answer lies in this video. Here’s the story of how an idea turned into the startup Words With Bears at Women 2.0 Startup Weekend. I’d never been to a Startup Weekend [...]