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“I’ve been beating my head against a wall for the last two years trying to make a news app experience work,” he wrote. “And despite great reviews, I’ve failed.” Only the mobile apps will be discontinued — the news service itself will live on.
08/09/17
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a google software engineer, james damore, published an internal memo about google's diversity efforts which went viral inside the company. 
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much of the reaction from journalists and the left mischaracterized the memo as an argument against diversity efforts. this is explicitly contradicted by text in the memo.
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google fired james damore for violations of their code of conduct for "advancing harmful gender stereotypes" citing the examples of biological gender differences he used.
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reactions on the right.
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08/08/17
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much of the reaction from journalists and the left mischaracterized the memo as an argument against diversity efforts. this is explicitly contradicted by text in the memo.
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the left is short circuiting a debate about the actual content of the memo because they mischarecterize its contents
08/08/17
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much of the reaction from journalists and the left mischaracterized the memo as an argument against diversity efforts. this is explicitly contradicted by text in the memo.
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2017 google reporting: 20% female tech workers.
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The EEO-1 Report is a compliance survey mandated by federal statute and regulations. The survey requires company employment data to be categorized by race/ethnicity, gender and job category.
08/08/17
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the tech industry is battling a workforce gender imbalance. google has 20% female tech employees. tech companies are working to improve this ratio.
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Many of the largest technology companies have released reports showing that roughly 70 percent of their employees are men and 30 percent are women.
08/08/17
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a microcosm of the left right cultural divide
08/07/17
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the tech industry is battling a workforce gender imbalance. google has 20% female tech employees. tech companies are working to improve this ratio.
08/11/17
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Weaning is the process of gradually introducing a mammal infant to what will be its adult diet and withdrawing the supply of its mother's milk. The process takes place only in mammals, as only mammals produce milk. The infant is considered to be fully weaned once it is no longer fed any breast milk (or bottled substitute).
08/05/17
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the problem is that the author lists many differences that are not obviously genetic and may very well be caused by culture.
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the author makes claims about gender differences but many of these could potentially be attributed to culture.
08/05/17
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the manifesto, written by a google engineer, makes the following claims:
08/05/17
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political correctness is a kind of incumbent subsidy.
08/05/17
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language is ambiguous. when we say something it can be interpreted multiple different ways.
08/05/17