“Among some computer engineers, Lena is a mythic figure, a mononym on par with Woz or Zuck. Whether or not you know her face, you’ve used the technology it helped create; practically every photo you’ve ever taken, every website you’ve ever visited, every meme you’ve ever shared owes some small debt to Lena.” Linda Kinstler in Wired: Finding Lena, the Patron Saint of JPEGs. (The patron saint of GIFs went into hiding after learning that people were pronouncing it using the soft G sound…)