Thursday, May 4, 2017

Facebook rejects claims of gender bias against its women engineers - SILICON REPUBLIC

by John Kennedy 
Originally published: May 3, 2017
Publisher:  SiliconRepublic.com 

Ex-Facebook employee reveals trove of data suggesting that women coders’ work may be more heavily scrutinised than men’s.

Facebook has slammed claims by a former engineer that it treats its female technical staff different from their male counterparts.

For a pivotal player in an industry that is slowly awakening to the realisation of how it has treated women and minorities, Facebook prides itself on being a leader in tackling diversity.