Women To Be Allowed Into Mavericks Surf Competition For 1st TimeAs if the big barrel waves of the Titans of Mavericks competition weren’t daunting enough to conquer, getting to ride one in competition as a woman is even more difficult. But, that is all about to change.
Facebook COO Sandberg Slams Military For Bias Against WomenFacebook's chief operating officer, Sheryl Sandberg, told cadets at the Air Force Academy that bias is prevalent in the military.
Study Finds San Francisco Women Paying Nearly 70% More For Car RepairsWhile San Francisco has a progressive reputation, a new study finds many women are being taken for a ride, trying to get their cars fixed.
Benioff Jabs Former Employer, Tweets 'It's A Man World At Oracle'Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff didn't wait long to take another jab at his former employer Oracle, but this time on the theme of women leaders.
Dreamforce Hosts 1st Ever Women’s Leadership SummitFor the first time ever, the Dreamforce conference hosted a women's leadership summit on Thursday. The final speaker used the opportunity to make a big announcement about her own company.
Santa Clara Co. Supervisors Push Forward On Equal Pay OrdinanceThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved Tuesday a plan for city staff to prepare a gender and ethnicity pay equity ordinance.
Twitter Sets Modest Goals To Increase Workforce DiversityTwitter is setting modest goals to diversify its workforce while it fights a proposed class-action lawsuit that says the online messaging service discriminates against its female employees.
Survey Finds 30 States Beat California On Gender EqualityCalifornia's blue skies continue to hide a rigid glass ceiling, according to a Walled Hub study ranking the gender equity in all 50 states.
Apple More Than Doubles Hiring Of Women And MinoritiesApple says it more than doubled the numbers of women, blacks and Hispanic workers hired in the last year, although that moved the needle only slightly in terms of improving the overall diversity of its workforce.
'ILookLikeAnEngineer' Hashtag Helping Women Break Job Market StereotypesA San Francisco woman is helping break the stereotypes about tech workers with a hashtag #ILookLikeAnEngineer that she created for an in-house recruiting campaign at her office.
Gropings Prompt 'Rapist' Warning Signs In San Francisco NeighborhoodsA sign posted in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood is warning women to be vigilant after several women were attacked in the area.
3 Women File Lawsuit Against Regents Claiming UC Berkeley Failed Them In Sexual Assault InvestigationsThree women who say they were sexually assaulted while at UC Berkeley are filing a lawsuit against UC regents. The women claim the University failed to adequately protect them and investigate their complaints in a timely manner.