The world of technology has long been associated with certain personality traits and behaviours, including a tendency towards introversion and a passion for problem-solving. It’s no surprise, then, that many people with Asperger’s syndrome, a high-functioning form of autism, find that their skills and interests align with the demands of the tech industry. 

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental condition that affects social interaction, communication and behaviour. It is considered a part of the autism spectrum and was named after Hans Asperger, an Austrian paediatrician who first described the condition in the 1940s...

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