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The Pay Gap for Women Starts With a Responsibility Gap

by Laura Kray and Margaret Lee

The Covid pandemic has left women exhausted from the competing demands of work and family. According to a recent McKinsey survey of 40,000 employees of U.S. companies, women report feeling more burned out and …

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Tech as Art: Supporting Artists Who Use Technology as a Creative Medium

This report is the result of a two-year research initiative exploring the multifaceted creative practices of artists who engage with digital technologies. The research examines the creative infrastructure supporting tech-focused artistic practices and provides insight into the existing challenges and opportunities faced …

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How Technology is Changing the Art World

Art history shows that artists have always sought new art forms and unconventional mediums to express their artistic principles. Various avant-garde movements that started mushrooming in the early20th century fundamentally challenged the traditional perception of art. Artists emerging from these …

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Become a VR/AR Engineer

The Virtual and Augmented Reality industry was already growing exponentially, but the demand for VR/AR-driven devices has spiked during the COVID-19 pandemic as more and more people look to safely escape their quarantines.

With the need to maintain social distancing …

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Career Path: How to Become an NLP Engineer

When tech companies want to create sophisticated computers that can understand human language, they hire NLP Engineers to complete this task. NLP, or natural language processing, is a form of artificial intelligence (AI) and is especially useful for retrieving and …

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Where Funded Female Founders Went To School

Every year or so at Crunchbase News, we take a look at which American universities graduated the highest number of recently funded startup founders. And each time, the same handful of schools top the list.

This time around, we decided …

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