Tag: Engineer

My father was IBM’s first black software engineer. The racism he fought persists in the high-tech world today

John Stanley Ford, my father, was the first black software engineer in America, hired by IBM in 1946. Passed over for promotions, discriminated against in pay, with many inside IBM working to ensure his failure, he still viewed his job as an opportunity of a lifetime. He refused to give up. Minority underrepresentation in high

Software engineer from TN held for sexually exploiting women

Hyderabad: The Miyapur Police on Friday arrested a software engineer, working in a popular corporate company from Tamil Nadu, on charges of allegedly trapping women in the guise of providing front office jobs in star hotels. The accused also allegedly blackmailed them for sexual favours after collecting nude pictures from them through Facebook. According to

Being an Ethical Software Engineer

Why ethics, why now? I have always been interested in the philosophical and cultural aspects of technology. And in the last couple of years, I’ve become more and more concerned about the path that we’re taking. There are a lot of aspects of our lives that are improving because of technology. But there are also