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Gender equality at work and in politics is still a lifetime away, WEF says

Gender equality at work and in politics is still a lifetime away, WEF says

Women’s economic and political parity is still a lifetime away.
After 33 years in modeling, Naomi Campbell is finally getting to work with black photographers

After 33 years in modeling, Naomi Campbell is finally getting to work with black photographers

While diversity and inclusion are mainstream ideas by now, in many professions, like photography, it's not yet a given that you'll find much of either.
McKinsey and Lean In say they’ve found the biggest barrier to gender parity at companies

McKinsey and Lean In say they’ve found the biggest barrier to gender parity at companies

There's a pipeline problem, but it's not at the top or the bottom.
Three women walk into a bar. 208 years later they get paid the same as men

Three women walk into a bar. 208 years later they get paid the same as men

A new campaign launched by philanthropist Melinda Gates wants to draw attention to gender equality by making light of it.

$1 Billion Valuation May Elude Ethereum Co-Founder’s New Blockchain Polkadot

Polkadot’s bid for unicorn status has hit a snag, with three Chinese funds buying into the token sale at valuations below $1 billion.

Unpatched Ethereum Clients Pose 51% Attack Risk, Says Report

Ethereum clients that still haven't patched known vulnerabilities pose a security risk to the entire network, according to new research.
In the Sunshine: The Root Tackles Mental Health in May

In the Sunshine: The Root Tackles Mental Health in May

Today, May 1, marks May Day, the day that we pay homage to the workers of the world, and it also marks the start of Mental Health Awareness Month. Read more...
“Up or out” with no pause button: Why there’s a gender pay gap in law

“Up or out” with no pause button: Why there’s a gender pay gap in law

A call for more flexibility is becoming synonymous with that for equality.
Australia is getting women onto company boards surprisingly fast

Australia is getting women onto company boards surprisingly fast

New data released by the Australian Institute of Company Directors last week highlighted that women now make up 29.7% of board members in the country’s…

Blockchain Project Polkadot Plans Second Token Sale to Raise $60 Million

Blockchain project Polkadot is planning raise $60 million via a second distribution of tokens, the firm has confirmed

Ethereum Clients Release New Software In Wake of Hard Fork Delay

Major ethereum clients are releasing new versions of their software to prevent the now-delayed Constantinople hard fork from triggering.

Web 3.0’s Crypto Winter Mission: Keep Our Heads Above the Hype

Despite the gloomy narratives, 2018 was hugely productive for teams building the decentralized web, says Parity's Jutta Steiner.

Ethereum Foundation Grants $5 Million to Parity Technologies

The Ethereum Foundation has awarded a grant of $5 million to Parity Technologies to support its work on ethereum 2.0.

Ethereum Startup Parity Launches DIY Blockchain Tool Substrate

Parity Technologies has launched a beta version of Substrate, a tool that lets users create custom blockchains for decentralized applications.
Company boards need at least three women before they truly begin to change

Company boards need at least three women before they truly begin to change

Companies have heard the message that gender diversity will help both their image and their business. But while progress is being made, especially at board…

This New Ethereum Software Client Is Built With Enterprises in Mind

Unlike other enterprise versions of ethereum, ConsenSys' new Pantheon has a less-restrictive software license and uses Java as a programming language.

Ethereum Startup Parity Adds Casper Code to Custom Blockchain Toolbox

Parity Technologies has added an early version of ethereum's hotly anticipated Casper code change to its blockchain development platform, Substrate.
Sorry, ladies. DNC drops gender parity requirements for committees

Sorry, ladies. DNC drops gender parity requirements for committees

You'll never guess why The post Sorry, ladies. DNC drops gender parity requirements for committees appeared first on Hot Air.

Ethereum's Most Heated Tech Debate Is Proving It's Far From Over

A resurgence of debate surrounding fund recovery on the ethereum network shows the topic is still as divisive as ever.

Ethereum Client Removes Graphical Interface in Major Upgrade

Parity, the ethereum software client, has announced some major changes, including the stripping away of its graphical user interface (GUI).