Personal Diary – Summer Holidays

Personal Diary – Summer Holidays

Its summer in Texas, well, not officially until June 20th, but for me, as a mom, it starts the day my kid gets out of school for summer vacation. Every year, the thought of my kid's summer holidays drives me crazy. It's a good break for the child, no doubt, but when...

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Mid-Year Updates

Mid-Year Updates

Today is June 1st, beginning of the mid-year and when it comes to my website, I usually like to keep updating it whenever I get a chance. As you can see, I've completely redesigned the look and feel of the website but decided to keep the colors the same to not deviate...

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#WednesdayThought: Empathy

#WednesdayThought: Empathy

Its summer in Texas, well, not officially until June 20th, but for me, as a mom, it starts the day my kid gets out of school for summer vacation. Every year, the thought of my kid's summer holidays drives me crazy. It's a good break for the child, no doubt, but when...

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#MondayThought: Voice Interface

#MondayThought: Voice Interface

Today is June 1st, beginning of the mid-year and when it comes to my website, I usually like to keep updating it whenever I get a chance. As you can see, I've completely redesigned the look and feel of the website but decided to keep the colors the same to not deviate...

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#CurrentRead: The Lean Startup

What is empathy? Empathy is understanding the feelings and emotions of others, and you can't just build a product based on empathy unless you go out and talk to those users you are building the product for!

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Learning 3D

Learning 3D

The first time I got into 3D designing was in 2000, when I decided to take an extra-curricular course in multimedia (India): Specialization course in Autodesk Maya.  After graduating from there, getting married, moving to US on a dependent visa, I completely lost...

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We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them. – Albert Einstein

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#WisdomQuote: Solving Problems

I know voice interface is a new thing, but in my honest opinion, apps should have a voice interface (I wouldn't say all, since it depends on a lot of factors). To promote this idea, I've been researching and experimenting with that in my current projects and building...

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Let’s be clear…AI is to make our jobs easier, not take over our jobs!

Let’s be clear…AI is to make our jobs easier, not take over our jobs!

I was reading an article on how Toyota's latest concept car is using AI to understand a person's driving habits, and that just struck me. I hear everyone talking about how AI is going to take our jobs completely. Well, that is partially true. AI has helped automate a few jobs, especially in the manufacturing industry where manual labor can be so intensive, but, honestly, it cannot take over 'people's job'!
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