Mothers of Invention

From Marie Curie and Grace Hopper to modern coders and engineers, women are responsible for many major scientific discoveries and technological advancements. iQ explores how mothers of invention continue to push the boundaries of culture and technology.

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Fistful of Stars Uses VR to Demystify Science and Space
How Margaret Hamilton Programmed the Apollo 11 Moon Landing
How Hedy Lamarr Invented Early Wireless Technology
Ada Lovelace: The First Computer Programmer
MikMak Founder Brings Retailers into the World of Social Commerce
The Female Code Crackers of Bletchley Park
Frieda’s Makes Produce a Family Affair
She Makes the Mechanical Natural for Wearables
Padmasree Warrior Wants to Transform the Auto Industry
How Female ENIAC Programmers Pioneered the Software Industry
Ashley Dara Dotz Uses Frugal Innovation to Save Lives
Tech-Savvy Women Rock the Festival Scene
Top Model Turned Fashion Tech Pioneer Inspires New Makers
AI Got Algo-Rhythm: Smart Music-Making Machines
Fair-Trade Fashion Fuels Brooklyn’s Bhoomki Boutique
4 Women Driving Fashion Technology
Kawehi Harnesses Tech, Creates a One-Woman Orchestra
How Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson Defied Gender and Race Barriers to Become the Ultimate Role Model in Science
Lama Nachman Keeps Stephen Hawking Talking with Assistive Tech
Queen of Drones: Revolutionizing Night Sky Light Shows
10 Female Programmers who Revolutionized Video Games
Red Ants Pants: Small Business, Huge Passion
3 Women Driving Innovation in the Digital Age
Altitude Seven Helps Women Climb to New Heights
So Long Selfie: Flytographer Reinvents the Travel Snapshot
The Woman Behind Burning Man Tech
A New VR Experience Explores the Pale Blue Dot
Mothers of Invention Rock the Maker Movement
8 Intel Engineers Breaking the Mold
Wearables Designer Anouk Wipprecht: Invent with Abandon
Becky Stern: Wearable Electronics are Self-Expression
How Grace Hopper’s Career Cracked the Code for Women in Science
Women in Tech Industries: 10 of Intel’s Top Tell How to Succeed
Diversity in Tech: Intel Initiative to Make Workplace Mirror World
Educate Girls, Change the World: International Day of the Girl Child
9 Women in STEM to Follow on Twitter
Gaming Plays Role In Designing Interactive Wearables


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