Survey of 869 founders: 78% of women and 48% of men have faced sexual harassment at work or know someone who faced it; 70% of women say it’s underreported (Queenie Wong/SiliconBeat)

December 6, 2017

Queenie Wong / SiliconBeat: Survey of 869 founders: 78% of women and 48% of men have faced sexual harassment at work or know someone who faced it; 70% of women say it’s underreported  —  Sexual harassment scandals continue to rock the tech industry this year, leading to the resignations of prominent Silicon Valley investors and founders. Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Popular anxiety about the internet and technology in 2017 has taken a different form from the 1990s and 2000s, as big companies dominate now (John Herrman/New York Times)

December 6, 2017

John Herrman / New York Times: Popular anxiety about the internet and technology in 2017 has taken a different form from the 1990s and 2000s, as big companies dominate now  —  The July 3, 1995, cover of Time Magazine featured, below the glowing face of an awe-struck child, a blaring, bold-type neologism that needed no explanation: “Cyberporn.” Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Steam Ends Support For Bitcoin

Valve is ending support for Steam purchases made with bitcoin, the company said today, citing “high fees and volatility” in the value of the cryptocurrency. In a statement, it said: “In the past few months we’ve seen an increase in the volatility in the value of Bitcoin and a significant increase in the fees to process transactions on the Bitcoin network,” Valve said in a post on Steam. “For example,…

December 6, 2017
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BrandPost: Managing the Multi-Cloud Environment: Understanding the Options

As diverse requirements and the accelerated pace of innovation orchestrate a shift to multi-cloud, management of the environment becomes a complex exercise. In fact, many organizations struggle to achieve end-to-end visibility across an increasingly disparate landscape. The reason? Most IT organizations stick with the status quo and manage their complex multi-cloud environments using the native tools and services from each cloud provider. While those tools are designed to support a…

December 6, 2017
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