Feminism / Technology

Mozilla mobile webonomics – Anuerin Bevan would be proud

This week I had the great privilege of attending @CampusPartyEurope: five days of frenetic gaming, hacking, coding and robotics hosted at London’s O2 by Telefonica. I’d like to point out (at least to my much better qualified sibling and brother-in-law), that I wasn’t actually doing anything remotely technical myself. My days of laboriously hand-coding anything … Continue reading


The Myth of Male Decline: reports of death = greatly exaggerated

Startlingly, it appears that the Great American Male is not an endangered species after all, at least, not according the the New York Times. What’s eye-opening, if depressingly not surprising, about the world Stephanie Coontz describes is that despite rapid progress towards greater equality in the 60s and 70s, women’s economic and societal advancement in … Continue reading