Forgotten Women in Tech History

  • Ada Lovelace – The first computer programmer in history.
  • Grace Hopper – Invented the first compiler (1951).
  • Jean Jennings Bartik – Programmed ENIAC during World War II.
  • Erna Hoover – Developed a computerized telephone switching system in 1950s.
  • Margaret Hamilton – Invented the software that allowed the computers on Apollo 11 to prioritize important tasks.

References

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