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Video Game Industry Not Just For Men Anymore
2013-01-14 04:11:42

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The role of women in the video game industry is changing, with the number of female employees hired by developers and publishers tripling over the past three years, according to recent media reports. Those figures, cited by Malathi Nayak of Reuters in a Sunday report on progress towards gender equality in the industry, originated from digital entertainment recruiter VonChurch and are indicative of the growing role of women in...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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