Also she's queer, so the idea that she's doing it for male attention is pretty funny really.
This is a great post with so many neat hacks along the way--when she started talking about modeling and 3D printing the enclosure I was thinking "Wow, this is a true renaissance hacker."
The world needs more blog posts like this.
(But also it's a neat hack, she powers the microcontroller via the I/O pins and just attaches the vcc and ground pins to a capacitor.)
Your good fortune, mankind's loss: