DEFCON: Why Conference Harassment Matters

This weekend was DEFCON 20, the largest and most famous hacker[1] conference in the world. I didn't go to DEFCON because I'm a woman, and I don't like it when strangers grab my crotch.  ...more
One hundred percent right, those that  want to know all about you, by any means necessary, has a ...more

"I Was Crippled by Impostor Syndrome" -- One Woman’s Story

This is one woman's anonymous story about Impostor Syndrome and how it affected her geek career. It ultimately caused her to drop out of a profession she loved due to lack of confidence in her abilities, when by all objective accounts she was exceptionally skilled. This story will ring true for many women in geek fields. ...more
I'm not into computers and don't have Asperger's, but I can identify with your feelings and your ...more