Food for Thought: What Happens When Technology is Designed by Men?

In doing research on the importance of women in the design and development of technology, I came across the following articles about what happens when technology  is designed by men:

We get smart phones that only men can use one-handed (https://medium.com/technology-and-society/its-a-mans-phone-a26c6bee1b69) and catalogs full of gadgets that, for women, are centered around beauty (http://www.cio.com/article/2442354/it-organization/why-do-women-hate-it–because-most-technology-products-are-designed-for-men-.html).

Just one small part of the puzzle…

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