"Technology should improve your life, not become your life." -Billy Cox This is true for everyone, technology must be a tool we utilize,  not an addition we become a slave to. But for people in tech fields, whose lives really are mostly about technology, it is more important to find that balance - to learn [...]


Changing the World: Presidential Medal of Honor

In case you missed it, two female computer scientists were awarded the Presidential Medal of Honor: Grace Hopper and Margaret Hamilton. Both have changed the world with their contributions, which is unsurprisingly why they were awarded the highest civilian award. Grace Hopper:   Margaret Hamilton:

U.S.S. Influence

The influence of Star Trek is undisputable. From promoting social changes to impacting the fundamental ways in which we tell our stories, Star Trek has affected the very fabric of our society. But nothing has been swayed by Star Trek like technology. Science fiction has always influenced the development new tech. Some of the earliest [...]

Its Ada Lovelace Day!!

Today is Ada Lovelace Day! A while back I posted about the Enchantress of Numbers herself. But today is when we celebrate not only her but women in STEM throughout history. Go to the Finding Ada webpage to find out more about this special day. I found some Ada & coding fashions. Lovelace on Etsy Lovelace [...]

The Enchantress of Numbers

Because Ada Lovelace is an amazing hero, and everyone who uses computers should know about her. ♥ While there is a little overlap, by watching these videos you'll get a good sense of her awesome life! (They'll open in a new tab)     Fun Fact: A character in the PBS kids show, Cyberchase has a [...]