Growing up as Asian-American woman in the United States, I would read books and watch movies not seeing a single face that looked like me. 5 Important Asian Women in Tech. The new frontier is here – technology is rampant in our daily lives, and without it, we probably wouldn't survive. Okay, we . As part of the Nikkei Asian Review's special report on Women in Asian tech, here are snapshots of some of the richest and most powerful.