Amazing stories here by Espree Devora. http://womenintechpodcast.com/ Their intro: The #womenintech Podcast is hosted by WeAreLATech’s Espree Devora and features inspiring Women in Tech from Engineers, Female Founders, Investors, UX and UI Designers, Journalists all sharing their story how they got to where they are today. The purpose of the show is for every listenerContinue reading “Women In Tech Podcast”
I’ve not been a big fan of Barbie dolls given the body image and overall pinkness. But, this seems at least a positive addition to that world. https://www.cnet.com/news/robotics-engineer-barbie-builds-robots-teaches-kids-coding-tynker/
Here is a Pinterest of cool robot drawings;
Who would like this book; Girls, women, females, ladies Young, teenagers, teens, middle-grade, young adult Who like computers, technology, programming, electronics, hardware, robots, robotics, engineering, STEM, STEAM, design. This book is one of the best birthday presents or Christmas gifts for girls It’s for girls into stem It’s about robot building It’s for strong girls,Continue reading “Books for Girls Who Like Computers, Technology, Programming and Robots”
I’m doing a crowdfunding campaign for the book starting Monday January 14th: Pre-Order She’s Building A Robot – The Book
A nice video showing some young women building robots. It also highlights the commitment you need to make to put it in. You can start fast but it takes a long time to build something from scratch.
Here is an interesting article suggesting that women are better suited to robotics. Key reasons; More empathetic Less competitive, more collaborative More socially flexible
My kids love watching Battlebots. It’s a bit violent, but it does show good background on the teams. There are a number of women in the teams, but I haven’t yet seen an all-female team and not nearly enough team-leaders. Lisa Winter is one of the participants I’ve seen a few times and seems toContinue reading “Battlebots on TV”
Simone has some fantastic content and is certainly a heroine to young women who want to get into technology.