Happy Ada Lovelace Day!

Fellow nerds around the world are celebrating the life and work of an amazing woman today, Ada Lovelace (10 December 1815 – 27 November 1852).  Ada is widely recognized as the world’s first (not just woman) computer programmer, having created an algorithm to calculate the Bernoulli Numbers using a machine processor. Almost 200 years later, it’s...
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Algorithm and Interview Prep Meetup

Last Monday was the first session of the weekly Algorithm Interview Prep Meetup group Laura and I are running in conjunction with Women Who Code.  We had a great turn out of about 35 women looking to hone their technical interviewing skills.   Generously hosted by StumbleUpon, we offered the women four choose your own...
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Silicon Chef Hackathon

This past weekend I had the pleasure of participating in the Silicon Chef Hackathon.  Organized by Hackbright Academy and hosted at Stripe, the two day hardware hackathon for women was a great learning experience for me.  Each team was given a microcontroller, sensors, and other supplies and allowed to make whatever they wanted with it...
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