Chart: This is how bad the gender gap is at tech companies

“Women make up less than 40 percent of the workforce at Apple, Google, LinkedIn, Facebook, Yahoo and Twitter, and no more than one-fifth of the technical workforce at those companies.”

[ via GeekWire ]

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