Betabrand is best known as the company that makes fancy sweatpants, interesting boxer shorts and shiny discopants. They're also famous for their Vagina blanket made with Vagisoft technology. But for their new spring collection, they have a different gimmick: using certified smarties to model their clothes. Read more...
Anyone doubting the market for female-driven stories with an ass-kicking protagonist need look no further than "Veronica Mars." Not only were audiences enthusiastic about the idea of a film to follow the TV series' they demanded it --...Show More Summary
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Heading up a team of female celebrities, Sheryl Sandberg launched the “Ban Bossy” campaign to help girls and women feel more comfortable about being leaders. Research on teen girls provides support for this campaign’s potential to remove the stigma from this unfortunate term and help girls feel better about leadership, and themselves. read more
When female venture capitalists Jennifer Fonstad and Theresia Gouw struck out on their own, it wasn't clear whether they could sell Silicon Valley on the value of diversity. Boy, can they: Their phone is ringing off the hook.
Think you're an equal-opportunity employer? Think again. This research suggests you might be practicing discrimination and not even realize it. Much has been made about the lack of female engineers and computer scientists in Silicon Valley. Show More Summary
Grabbing an Apple exec for your board of directors has become somewhat of trend lately among prominent companies. Nike, Ferrari, Goldman Sachs, and even Vail Ski Resorts have done it, and now GoDaddy is the latest to join the ranks. Former Apple … Read more ›
“Mainly comments, either “jokingly” or in the context of trash talk. The usual kitchen jokes, make me a sandwich, etc. Typically I brush it off, but when you hear it all the time, it gets old […] My most constant pet peeve though is feeling like my opinion means less than male gamers [...]Show More Summary
The cat fights are now spilling into court -- a pair of female producers are suing the people behind "Love & Hip Hop"... claiming the reality show was their idea first... and VH1 stole it.Trisha Lum and Nickie Lum-Davis filed the suit against…
The scent of a dead rival seems to be exactly what male Pennsylvania grass spiders look for when they approach a potential mate
iOS 7.1 brought many things for many people, but for us British folks Siri got a noticeable update. Until now, we've been given only one choice for how Siri sounds over here; the robotic sounding male. With iOS 7.1 a few regions, the UK included, got improvements to the quality of the voice feedback. Show More Summary
Hollywood may have given us some brilliant films with female protagonists this year, but sadly, those efforts like Gravity and Blue Jasmine were once again very much in the minority. Even worse, this lack of representation doesn’t seem...Show More Summary
There are almost twice as many male entrepreneurs as female ones in the United States, and that imbalance is seen throughout the world. The gap has been attributed to long-standing gender biases that have become so ingrained in our culture...Show More Summary
Plan your next move around NPR's excellent pizza graphic. If there's one thing Americans can all agree on--old or young, blue state or red state, male or female, mineral or vegetable--it's that pizza is cool and we all deserve to have someone deliver it to our homes. But the price varies throughout this fine nation--even among neighborhoods in the same city. Read Full Story
I mentioned in my column that women are keener on studying than men are. That might sound like an unfair stereotype: the diligent female student versus the beer-swilling bro. But it’s actually borne out by data on both how many hours the sexes spending studying, and how difficult it would likely be to get male […]
BREAKING: Sony Pictures made a pre-emptive deal for Death Of A Heart, an in-progress book by Howard Blum, a true female -driven WWII spy story that is as much a character tale as a suspenseful espionage story. Mark Gordon producing....Show More Summary
How does a retired Apple executive spend the post-Cupertino life? In Betsy Rafael’s case, she’s joining the board of domain registrar and web hosting company GoDaddy to serve as its first female board member, Recode reports. After departing from her role as vice president and corporate controller at Apple in mid-2012, could Rafael’s presence on GoDaddy’s […]
For the first time in 8 years, a female Country music artist has hit Platinum with their debut single. The last artist to achieve this success? Taylor Swift. Get the full scoop about this massive ahchievement here!
This chart shows the percentage of male and female students who received a given grade in introductory economics course who then later majored in economics. Source.