Lily Smith is VP of Product at Memberoo, a tech startup based in Bath. We talked about how she went from working on the set of Harry Potter to immersing herself in the wonderful world of Tech. Continue reading Talking to… Lily Smith
Lucia Velasco is a 19 year old programmer at Rocketmakers. She spoke to me about her experience of being a women of tech, how she learned to be a developer and the best ways for dealing with imposter syndrome as a developer. Continue reading Talking to… Lucia Velasco
There is a general consensus that unless girls are encouraged into technology before they hit puberty, they are unlikely to pick it up as a career.
But is there more to it than that? Continue reading Get them while they’re young: Is this the only way to get women into tech?
I got to chat to the wonderful Abby Frear, director of TechSPARK, about being a woman of tech. Continue reading Talking to… Abby Frear
So, unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past couple of weeks (and perhaps not even then) you will be more than aware of the phenomenon that has swept the globe, crashing servers left and right as droves of millennials desperately try to catch them all. Continue reading Why I have to catch ’em all (and I’m OK with that)
Julia Wilson Lead Developer Hi Julia, thanks for agreeing to this interview. I think it would be good to start with a little bit about what you do? Hi Elspeth, I’m a lead developer currently working on apps running on connected … Continue reading Talking to… Julia Wilson
Hannah Atkinson is a Project Support Officer at Eduserv and has been my friend for many years. I spoke to her about her life in tech. Continue reading Talking to… Hannah Atkinson
In a recent post, Mashable highlighted the “era of rose gold” in all things tech. Indeed, Apple, Samsung and Sony are among the tech companies now offering their products in pink (whatever they may choose to call it). Continue reading Tech As Self-Expression: No, I don’t want a pink external hard drive
Teodora Yankova Software Developer The Filter Hi Teodora, How’s it going? Thanks for agreeing to talk to me. I was thinking we should start with a little bit about what you do? Hey Elspeth. I work for The Filter … Continue reading Talking to… Teodora Yankova
I read an article recently that described Millennials (of which I am a stereotypical example according to the Guardian) as being tech-dependent rather than tech savvy. It’s an interesting distinction and one that doesn’t seem overtly complimentary. Indeed, when I … Continue reading Tech-dependent and proud