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Serena Williams, Mark Cuban invest $3 million in Mahmee, a digital support network for new moms

Tennis superstar and mom to a 22-month-old, Serena Willams has joined Mark Cuban to invest $3 million seed funding in Mahmee, a startup working toward filling the critical care gap in postpartum care. For those who’ve never given birth or who (count your blessings!) never had any mishaps in the hospital or afterwards, the weeks ...

The best female ************ positions that aren’t like the ones you see in ****

07.11.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

**** isn't exactly famed for its realism. Women ********** with legs splayed and backs arched, orgasming after a few minutes of frantic rubbing and moaning.  But in reality, those positions aren't necessarily the most conducive to pleasure for w... ...

‘This is Your Life in Silicon Valley’: Nomiku Founder CEO Lisa Fetterman on why Silicon Valley doesn’t care about female founders

Welcome to this week’s transcribed edition of This is Your Life in Silicon Valley. We’re running an experiment for Extra Crunch members that puts This is Your Life in Silicon Valley in words – so you can read from wherever you are. This is your Life in Silicon Valley was originally started by Sunil Rajaraman and ...

How the internet gave me a ****** complex

06.20.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Before deepfakes and alternative facts, the online world was already telling us fibs. In our series Lies the Internet Told Me, we call 'em all out. When I was a teenager, I'd wait until my parents were out of the house before slinking off to the stu... ...

The ‘cool girl’ isn’t just a fictional stereotype. Women feel pressured to play this role when they’re dating.

06.07.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Play it cool. Keep it breezy. Treat 'em mean. Don't reply straight away. Be aloof. Be distant. Be hard to get. These are the rules you need to follow in order to be "The Cool Girl" — a prevalent dating trope that many women feel pressured to co... ...

Epic Twitter thread uses classic art to illustrate the everyday sexism that women endure

Writer Nicole Tersigni posted this amazing meme thread on Twitter where she juxtaposed well-known classic art images with the sort of common and clichéd sexism that modern women are all too familiar with.

"Calm down"

"There probably just weren't any qualified women for the job."

"Thanks, I'm *** now" by Norman Rockwell.

"Let me explain your lived experience ...

On the Internet of Women with Moira Weigel

“Feminism,” the writer and editor Marie Shear famously said in an often-misattributed quote, “is the radical notion that women are people.” The genius of this line, of course, is that it appears to be entirely non-controversial, which reminds us all the more effectively of the past century of fierce debates surrounding women’s equality. And what ...

How the ‘x’ became a sign of female solidarity in the age of harassment

05.14.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

One letter of the alphabet has more currency than all the others combined. That letter is "x".  Unlike in mathematics, the value of "x" is known in the era of internet messagingThat "x" is most often used to convey a kiss when affixed to the end... ...