Developers Who Vlog: Dismantling Stereotypes through Community and Identity

  title={Developers Who Vlog: Dismantling Stereotypes through Community and Identity},
  author={Souti Chattopadhyay and Denae Ford and Thomas Zimmermann},
  journal={Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction},
  pages={1 - 33}
Developers are more than "nerds behind computers all day", they lead a normal life, and not all take the traditional path to learn programming. However, the public still sees software development as a profession for "math wizards". To learn more about this special type of knowledge worker from their first-person perspective, we conducted three studies to learn how developers describe a day in their life through vlogs on YouTube and how these vlogs were received by the broader community. We… 

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