‘Brogrammer’ Culture

In tech, some bemoan the rise of ‘brogrammer’ culture – CNN

May 07, 2012 · Some in the tech community complain that the environment at some companies is becoming akin to the worst stereotype of a boozy frat party.

Brogrammer – Wikipedia

Brogrammer culture has been said to have created an entry barrier based on adherence to the image presented by its participants, rather than ability. It can be viewed as antithetical to geek culture, which emphasizes ability and passion for field over image.

The Brogrammer Culture Is Exactly Opposite Of What The

Dec 12, 2014 · Is the brogrammer culture just what the tech world needs?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Ask a question, get a great answer.

How to disrupt brogrammer culture with 1 simple change

Nonetheless, that culture permeates most of the tech world, from entire tech companies to the engineering department of a retailer. Floors littered with Nerf darts… video-game-and-beer-fueled team events… the expectation that everyone is available to work until 7pm… those are common manifestations of “brogrammer” culture.

It’s Official: ‘Brogrammer’ Culture Is Driving Women Out

One complained her workplace had a «strong ‘brogrammer’ culture.» Another noted: «It was a very hierarchical company that seemed to exclude women from an all-boys club.»

What is the ‘brogrammer’ culture? – Quora

Its the culture where your supposed to be a coding poser instead of a code ninja. Where mastery exists, there is no needs to show off. However I think that the brogrammer culture rose as an alternative to pull the youth into CS.

How to Buck the Brogrammer Culture and Get Women into STEM

Now, reflecting on my career in the wake of the ongoing, important discussions about gender imbalance in tech, I believe there are four groups critical to bucking the brogrammer culture and

Urban Dictionary: brogrammer

Pejorative adjective for computer programmers or others with a technical skill-set that adhere to a «bro» or «cool» culture, often obnoxiously so.

A Few Takes On How To Fix The Tech Industry’s ‘Bro

The tech industry’s sometimes sexist «brogrammer» culture came into focus this week, when an offensive app was presented at an industry hackathon.

Brogramming: The disturbing rise of frat culture in

Meet the «brogrammer,» a new generation of engineers and app developers who party hard, swill cheap beer, hold bikini contests, and still find the time to code.

The Rise of the ‘Brogrammer’ – Bloomberg

Mar 01, 2012 · The Rise of the ‘Brogrammer’ In business, the brogramming culture seems to be confined to smaller outfits, says Kamakshi Sivaramakrishnan, the first …