Category Archives: Girl Nerds

I’m either going to kill myself, or I’m going to turn this into a game


How game designer Jane McGonigal played her way out of the aftermath of a concussion.   Fascinating and hopeful.  And chockfull of Buffy references.  Yet more proof that it’s Whedon’s world, we just live in it. And I do think Jane … Continue reading

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Girl Nerd wins TechCrunch Hackathon


Congratulations, CMU grad and software engineer J’aime Ohm (fantastic name) on WiseDame, for creating a “black box” app at SF TechCrunch Hackathon that helps women stay connected and safe, but not locked down. Girl Nerds rule!  Her interview is here:

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