Woman’s Work (Ep. 051)
Was singer/songwriter Jimmy Buffett correct? “Some people claim that there’s a woman to blame.” Is it true? In Episode 51, Out Of My Mind podcast host Jay Douglas tells the story of Grace Murray Hopper’s role in Y2K. It seems Hopper, arguably the first woman computer programmer, may have done her job too well.
Read Jay’s blog post at The Out Of My Mind Blog. And don’t miss the Mind Doodle at the end of the post for a little-known story about the world’s first computer bug.
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