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no code Women in Tech

5 Takeaways from Zeroqode’s No Code Conference

Today I woke up with a pep in my step. It was the first day of Zeroquode’s No Code Conference. As you may know, I was introduced to the concept on no code earlier this year. I even won a No Code challenge! Now I’m co-writer of the NoCodeDevs newsletter. Least to say, I was […]

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Blogtober

An Open Letter to Parents on Techies Day

Dear Parents, Today is National Techies Day. It’s a day to celebrate all the cool things we can do with technology and inspire kids to consider a career in technology. I read article about how Generation Z is most adept at technology. They’re the first generation who grew up with the internet, as apposed to […]

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Culture Women in History

The Complete A – Z List of Historical Women in Tech

March in National Women’s History month and in that spirit I thought I would put an A-Z list of all the different women in tech throughout history. This was a challenge (I couldn’t find anyone with a last name of Z for instance) so I had to get creative with some of the letters. I […]

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Women in Tech

Creating the Future of Women in STEM Today

“A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history.” Mahatma Gandhi Today I want to share an organization that I’ve helped out a tiny bit with. It’s called innoVationGirls. I met the founders, Rita David and Richard Zreik at Cincinnati Startup Week when I […]

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Women in History Women in Tech

This Is Not A Computer

When you think of a computer, what do you envision? I see a clunky 90’s desktop with a big, CRT monitor. One of the most interesting things I learned watching Hidden Figures and reading Code Girls, was that the first computers were people. Many were women. A “computer” was someone who did mathematical calculations with […]

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Book Reviews

5 More Books for You to Enjoy this Winter

Lilyotron is a participant in Amazon’s affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Lilyotron.blog. Bill Gates recently published his list of five books to enjoy this winter. It inspired me. I actually read one of the books on his list, which never happens. […]