Elizabeth Weise, USA TODAY

Elizabeth Weise

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Recent articles by Elizabeth:

Women coders respond to ex-Googler Damore: Nope.

Ex-Google engineer James Damore says programs that teach girls coding are “deceitful” because they make it look more people-oriented than it really is. → Read More

Proposed March on Google may not happen

At least nine Marches on Google have been proposed for Saturday by supporters of James Damore. But no permit's been applied for in Mountain View. → Read More

Alt-right finds a new hero: ex-Googler James Damore

SAN FRANCISCO — The alt-right has an unlikely new martyr in the culture wars: A Harvard-educated engineer in the heart of Silicon Valley. → Read More

Alt-right finds a new hero: ex-Googler James Damore

The culture wars, which in their recent iteration were brought to America by Silicon Valley, have come to Silicon Valley. → Read More

Is a lost hotel card key a financial risk? We found out

To test Internet rumors that old hotel key cards hold personally identifiable information about travelers, we asked security researchers to test a stack. → Read More

Google CEO to girls: You belong in this industry and we need you

Google CEO Sundar Pichai told girl coders at an event Thursday night that though the journey won't always be easy, they belong in the industry. → Read More

Google CEO to girls: You belong in this industry and we need you

Google CEO Sundar Pichai told girl coders at an event Thursday night that though the journey won't always be easy, they belong in the industry. → Read More

Ex-Google engineer files complaint over firing

James Damore has filed a National Labor Relations Board complaint against the company over his firing. → Read More

Ex-Google engineer files complaint over firing

James Damore has filed a National Labor Relations Board complaint against the company over his firing. → Read More

Google flap: How to have an opinion and still keep your job

The firing of a Google engineer who sent a controversial anti-diversity memo begs the question what exactly can you say at work? The answer? Only what your individual employer allows. “When you go to work for a private employer, you forgo your rights to express yourself,’’ says Roy Gutterman, a lawyer and communication law professor at Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York. “It’s perhaps… → Read More

Engineer behind Google anti-diversity memo reportedly fired

The engineer was fired over a memo suggesting the company encourage 'ideological' rather than gender diversity, and that women don't make up 50% of Google's tech and leadership positions because of their preferences and abilities. → Read More

Engineer behind Google anti-diversity memo reportedly fired

The engineer was fired over a memo suggesting the company encourage 'ideological' rather than gender diversity, and that women don't make up 50% of Google's tech and leadership positions because of their preferences and abilities. → Read More

Google employee who wrote anti-diversity memo reportedly fired

The Google engineer who wrote an anti-diversity manifesto that has roiled the company and Silicon Valley has been fired, according to reports. → Read More

Engineer behind Google anti-diversity memo reportedly fired

The memo suggests the company encourage 'ideological' rather than gender diversity. → Read More

Diversity programs at Google discriminatory, engineer claims in anti-diversity manifesto

The document suggests that Google should seek ideological rather than gender diversity. → Read More

Diversity programs at Google discriminatory, says engineer's anti-diversity manifesto

The document suggests that Google should seek ideological rather than gender diversity. → Read More

Diversity programs at Google discriminatory, says engineer's anti-diversity manifesto

The document suggests that Google should seek ideological rather than gender diversity. → Read More

Diversity programs at Google discriminatory, says engineer's anti-diversity manifesto

The document suggests that Google should seek ideological rather than gender diversity. → Read More

Diversity programs at Google discriminatory, says engineer's anti-diversity manifesto

The document suggests that Google should seek ideological rather than gender diversity. → Read More

Rented but recalled Uber car bursts into flames in Singapore, report says

Uber rented recalled Honda sports utility vehicles to its drivers in Singapore, in yet another example of lax attitudes toward problem issues under former CEO Travis Kalanick. → Read More