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Survey Identifies 5 Biggest Barriers Faced by Women in Tech

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Sydney, Australia: Wage inequality compared to male colleagues, workplace gender bias and a shortage of female role models are among the main barriers faced by women working in the technology field, according to a new survey by global technology association ISACA.

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[Video] Facebook Is Going Live For 24 Hours To Celebrate International Women’s Day

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Facebook is marking International Women’s Day Wednesday (March 8) with a 24-hour Facebook Live video.

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Intel Launches 2017 Women In Technology Scholarship Programme

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Intel in Ireland has launched its 2017 Women in Technology scholarship program to coincide with International Women’s Day.

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Tinder Giving Away $250K To Donate For International Women's Day

In celebration of International Women's Day, the people behind the popular Tinder dating app are giving away $100 in "Tinder funds" each to 2,500 people for donation to one of a dozen women's organizations.

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Self-Driving Bus With No Back-Up Driver Nears California Street

Pic: ReutersA pair of $250,000 autonomous buses began driving around an empty San Francisco Bay Area parking lot on Monday, preparing to move onto a local public road in California's first pilot program for a self-driving vehicle without steering wheel or human operator.

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Snapchat's Success May Lead To Uber And Airbnb Ipos

It's only been public for three days, but Snap Inc.'s successful market debut might be just what the IPO market needs.

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Netflix, Facebook And Other Techs Remain Red Hot

Silicon Valley may not like many of President Donald Trump's policies, especially his proposed ban on immigration. But investors in tech stocks don't seem too concerned.

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Volkswagen Unveils Its New Self-Driving Concept Car

Volkswagen just debuted its new self-driving concept car -- it's name is Sedric.

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Twitter Briefly Suspends David Duke

Twitter briefly suspended David Duke, a former Ku Klux Klan leader, on Monday.

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