Here, teenaged girls get a developer-track introduction to Microsoft’s augmented reality platform. Afterwards, several participants explain how the experience makes them determined to pursue a career in tech.
This is inspiring stuff; it’s hard to imagine anyone objecting to the “DigiGirlz” program that made this possible. …Until you read the YouTube comments, that is. Many of the top-voted remarks repeat the same question: “’DigiGirlz?! What about ‘DigiBoyz’?”
(The answer, of course, is that we’ve had “DigiBoyz” for decades. It’s called “the tech industry.”)
- Never read the comments. ↩