I wasn't aware that there are also many women who made big contributions to the development of IT. I hope in the near future, a woman will be able to make a big impact in the world of technology just like Bill Gates or Steve Jobs.
When you think about women in tech, you probably instantly think Sheryl Sandberg and Marissa Mayer. But there are plenty more women you should know about—women whose names you may have never heard before, but who truly shaped technology as we know it.
If you’re in the tech world (or want to be), check out this infographic to learn more about six female hacker heroes.