Topic archives: women in tech

Razer: how mainstream media became a clearing house for simplistic opinions

September 26, 2017 13

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.

Women in tech hits new low, jobs data shows

Women in tech hits new low, jobs data shows

May 24, 2017 1

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.

Diversity just a survey away at Brolassian

April 10, 2017 3

Australian tech heavyweight Atlassian is brilliant at promoting itself, but not so flash at maintaining its commitment to diversity reporting.

Women in tech face bias, harassment, new survey confirms

September 13, 2016 2

A new survey shows the extent of harassment and ill-treatment of women in the tech sector, which is struggling to retain female employees.

Who says tech has a women problem?

May 17, 2016

If you look closely you'll find it.

Rape fears and harassment, but bright spots for women in tech, too

March 18, 2016 1

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.

What’s driving women out of tech industries?

March 17, 2016 4

The lack of women in tech isn't just about a lack of supply -- the industry has characteristics that drive many women out.

The looming crisis for women in Oz tech

March 16, 2016 9

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".