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Women in Tech

Why diversity in tech matters

Japan is one of the richest countries in the world. The total personal financial assets in the country are worth US$14.36 trillion. It occupies the 17th position of countries of higher quality of life. If I ask you to name five important japaness companies, you will...

Does AI have gender problem too?

It is a fact: for years we've dragged a gender gap in all areas. From Hollywood to leadership roles in big companies, it sees that there is going to take several years to close this gap. 100 years, to be precise, according to the...

Barcelona International Women’s Day is coming for its fourth edition

The fourth edition of Barcelona's International Women’s Day is coming as part of the new series of events sponsored by Google under the Women Techmakers program, whose objective is to give visibility to women in the computer and IT sectors. The event will take...

Interview with Lisa Winter: the roboticist who wants to save the world

Lisa Winter sees herself as a superwoman: “At night she builds robots, plays violin, and has ambitions to save the world” this is how she describes herself in her blog.  And actually, she is a superwoman; she started doing robotics at the age of...

10 influential women in tech and science

Women have always been part of the important landmarks in the history of science and technology. It's another thing entirely that the world hasn't been that quick to recognize that fact. While this list doesn't even come close to making a comprehensive picture of...

Huge Innovation Potential in Femtech

Ever since Zinc launched nearly four years ago we have been deeply involved in what is now known as Femtech. Our first ever client was Bloomlife, a wearable system for pregnancy. Since then many more Femtech projects have come through our doors, ranging from the...

WomenNTalent: working for female developers inclusion

We are in the Women's History Month and it is always important to show ideas that allow us to realize that the world is changing in terms of gender inclusion. WomenNTalent is an example of that. This company aims to create an ecosystem that encourages...

Nerea Luis: shaping artificial intelligence for robots

Nerea Luis is a Madrid-based computer scientist specialized in robotics. She not only works on artificial intelligence, but is also a seasoned speaker and founder of one of the biggest technology events in the city organized by students. We had the chance to ask...

EU-Startups Summit and how Femtech is doing in a world of men

Once a year, EU-Startups Summit 2018 celebrates the best of entrepreneurship. This year the date was April 24 and Barcelona was the scenario of a remarkable event that showcased a selection of Europe's hottest startups to talk about entrepreneurship, innovation, networking and more. In this...

Women in tech: the revolution of the industry

In a world where we are in the full swing of the gender equality and women are more empowered than ever before, we still have a big difference in the tech industry. Despite the fact that the first person considered to be a programmer was...

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