Tag: Female

Global $3+ Billion Female Technology (Femtech) Market Analysis and Forecast, 2019-2020 & 2030

DUBLIN, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The “Global Female Technology (Femtech) Market: Analysis and Forecast, 2019-2030” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

The global Femtech market generated a revenue of $820.6 million in 2019 and is estimated to grow over $3.04 billion by the end of 2030.

The market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 12.65%, during the forecast period. There are multiple factors that drive the market such as increasing representation of women in the technological community, raising awareness of women’s health, growing prevalence of infectious diseases among females in low to middle-income countries, and a surge in funding activities, among others.

Despite having huge potential, the Femtech industry is still immensely underfunded accounting for only 1.4% aggregated capital that flows into healthcare. Also, a large number of healthcare venture capitalists are yet to invest in this sector. Indeed, the amount of investment received by

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Female whale sharks are officially the biggest fish in the sea


Ohhh, who is the biggest fish under the sea? Rhin-codon ty-phus! 

Getty Images – James D. Morgan / Contributor

It’s pretty well undisputed that whale sharks are gigantic. With an average adult length of eight or nine meters (roughly 28 feet), they’re whoppers compared with some of your favorite marine life forms. But for almost a decade, the battle of the sexes remained: Who’s bigger, male or female?

According to a new study, published in Frontiers in Marine Science on Wednesday, a decade-long analysis has confirmed female sharks reign supreme as biggest fish in the sea — overtaking the males to reach an average of 14 meters (almost 46 feet).

Mark Meekan, a fish biologist at the Australian Institute of Marine Science and first author on the paper, noted some whales have even reached up

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Johnson & Johnson Seeks Female Researchers Working in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Manufacturing and Design

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Johnson & Johnson today announced that it is accepting applications for its 2021 Women in STEM2D (WiSTEM2D) Scholars Award, aimed at supporting assistant or associate academic professors in the disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Manufacturing and Design. For three years, each recipient will receive mentorship from leaders at Johnson & Johnson and a total $150,000 ($50,000 each year). The deadline for applications is Oct. 15, 2020 at 9 a.m. HST, and guidelines and additional details are available here: https://www.jnj.com/wistem2d-university-scholars.

Launched in June 2017, the Johnson & Johnson WiSTEM2D Scholars Award aspires to fuel development of female STEM2D leaders, and inspire career paths in STEM2D, by supporting the research of the awarded women in their respective STEM2D fields.

Dr. Naama Geva-Zatorsky, one of the 2019 winners of the Johnson & Johnson WiSTEM2D Scholars Award, along with her team of researchers at

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Award-Winning Female Tech Guru and Former Homeless Ex-Offender Partner to Create a Successful Tech Busines

An African American man who was in and out of prison, homeless in Michigan and addicted to crack for decades, is now the Chief Operating Officer of Nevada Help Desk – a company that manages Nevada’s leading technology workforce development program.

Known as “The Uncle Gary,” this man who had been separated from his family due to being adopted 65 years ago, was found by his oldest biological sister’s daughter 2 1/2 years ago. His niece, Duana Malone, who is also known as “The Tech Queen” was voted 2018 Technology Woman of the Year and serves as the Chief Executive Officer for the business. They discovered they had the same DNA not only in blood but extraordinary STEM skills. So, they teamed up to form the Nevada Help Desk project.

This dynamic uncle-niece duo has used their combined skills to change the trajectory of technology education & workforce development as

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