The language of the era is strong and the tone uncompromised. To speak and, especially, to be heard in not only online forums but everyday exchange, we must increasingly trade in the coin of hyperbole.
The fall in the level of women in Australia's tech sector continues, while manufacturing had one of its best years of recent times, employment data shows.
A new survey shows the extent of harassment and ill-treatment of women in the tech sector, which is struggling to retain female employees.
Being a woman in tech can be physically dangerous. But some companies are having success in trying to reverse the decline in women in the sector.
One of the most important industries in Australia has few women -- and the situation is getting worse. Bernard Keane looks at the tech sector and its "female problem".