February 12, 2016 at 10:16AM on Facebook
PA pride! And yes, computer programming was women’s work right from the beginning (Ada Lovelace) up until the mid-70s, when it started to be lucrative enough for men to muscle in. Let’s not forget either that it was female programmers at NASA who put men on the moon.
70 years ago, six Philly women became the world’s first digital computer programmers