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Especially in light of the previous note, I came across this article. I have to admit that I’m a little surprised about the extent of the change in reputation, but somehow I’m not surprised. I think this is likely more extreme in Silicon Valley than elsewhere, but all in all I believe we all have to work on this getting better and not becoming a larger problem.
This article from the Guardian is definitely worth reading: Ashamed to work in Silicon Valley: how techies became the new bankers