NYT's "MEN invented the internet"—the truth about women in tech history

A Twitter conversation responding to four words in the New York Times that pissed a lot of people off. My related Boing Boing post is here: http://goo.gl/T2BVu

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  1. LA proto-blogger Tony Pierce, whose mom was a programmer at the dawn of the Internet Age, felt like those first four words disrespected the contributions of pioneering women in technology.
  2. Tweets from many others whose mothers and grandmothers worked in tech during the internet's early days followed.
  3. There were stories of men who had formative experiences working with women in technology.
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