This March 7, 2015 NPR: All Tech Considered article talks about one of the women who helped invent computer code in the early days of computers. Grace Hopper is credited with creating the computer programing language we know as COBOL or Common Business Oriented Language which is still in use today.
- What Happened to All of the Women in Computer Science? (psmag.com)
- Women didn’t just recently start coding, they actually STOPPED coding decades ago (startupdaily.net)
- Grace Hopper, The Queen of Code (mentalfloss.com)
- Q&A: Gillian Jacobs On Directing Her First Film And The Myth Of The Male Computer Geek (fivethirtyeight.com)
- Advertising Contributed to Women’s Decline in Computer Science (bigthink.com)