I love these stories about how our culture has so much difficulty dealing with women in tech our the whole tech personality in general.
In modern dramatization, tech workers are almost universally presented as nerds who are detached from there emotions and unaware of social structures.
Here we can see the real reason behind the shortage of women in tech: it is not acceptable, or even comprehensible, for many people.
When OneLogin Platform Engineer Isis Wenger agreed to participate in the company’s recruiting campaign, she felt pretty apathetic about it. She also didn’t anticipate the backlash that has come from it. “As a genuine introvert I have never cared much about gaining public attention and I really wasn’t prepared for how much everything blew up,” Wenger told me in an email.