Victor Loux Bookmarks Tag: tech_industry

10 bookmarks tagged “tech_industry

Digital Technology doesn't have values. People do. - Digital

blogs.gov.scot/digital/2017/03/13/technology-doesnt-have-values-people-do/
“Once you skip ahead to think technology will either harm everything or solve everything, you’ve effectively removed the need to apply critical thinking.” (Amy Webb)

Out of Office Hours

outofofficehours.com/
Creating dialog between newcomers and people working in the tech industry.

Why Computer Programmers Should Stop Calling Themselves Engineers - The Atlantic

theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2015/11/programmers-should-not-call-themselves-engineers/414271/
Greenwashing , or "green sheen,"[1][2] is a form of spin in which green PR or green marketing is deceptively used to promote the perception that an organization's products, aims or policies are environmentally friendly.[3] Evidence that an organization is greenwashing often comes from pointing out the spending differences: when significantly more money or time has been spent advertising being "green" , than is actually spent on environmentally sound practices.[4] Greenwashing efforts...

Sourcing Women in Engineering — Medium

medium.com/@cjc/recently-i-spoke-to-a-founder-of-a-20-person-startup-who-said-if-google-with-hundreds-maybe-bdf7132d78d7
“If Google, with hundreds — maybe even thousands of recruiters, can’t find female engineers, how am I supposed to do it with a small team that also has to build a product and get it to market?” — Startup Founder