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WOMEN IN SCIENCE & TECH: JYOTSNA KAKI

Jyotsna Kaki is a program manager at Google, where she works with the central ¬†accessibility testing team. Kaki shares her journey on how she lost her eyesight while she was doing her undergraduate studies. She had to relearn a lot of things and also got interested in how technology can be made accessible for differently… Continue Reading


Dr. Merzenich on Brain Plasticity on the Kamla Show

WHAT IS BRAIN PLASTICITY?

What is brain plasticity? Ever wondered about it? Dr. Michael Merzenich,¬†professor emeritus neuroscientist at the University of California, San Francisco helps us understand what is brain plasticity or neuro plasticity. Our brain changes throughout our life and every time we acquire an ability or a new skill ¬†the brain is evolving itself points out Dr.… Continue Reading


Bill Atkinson on his mother as his role model

APPLE PIONEER BILL ATKINSON: MY MOTHER IS MY ROLE MODEL

“My mother is my role model,” shares Bill Atkinson, who is well-known for his pioneering work at Apple Computers.QuickDraw,MacPaint,HyperCard,dropdown menu are some of the things that Atkinson created when he was with Apple.He then went on to co-found General Magic with Andy Hertzfeld and Marc Porat. We caught with Atkinson during the San Jose premiere… Continue Reading