A memoir done in the form of a graphic novel by a cult favorite comic artist offers a darkly funny family portrait that details her relationship with her father--a funeral home director, high school English teacher, and closeted homosexual.
Every decade or so brings a seismic shift in how people interact with tech. James Vlahos shows that we are on the cusp of the next shift: to voice computing.ÿÿVlahos explains the enormous AI challenges that voice computing presents, and unpacks its vast economic, cultural, and psychological impact. Vlahos doesn't shy away from the troubling questions that voice computing raises.
Six stories including "Wunderkind," "A Domestic Dilemma," and "The Sojourner" accompany the novella about shattered dreams in a small Southern town.
Science fiction and fantasy can encompass so much, from far-future deep-space sagas to quiet contemporary tales to unreal kingdoms and beasts. But what the best of these stories do is the same across the genresthey illuminate the whole gamut of the human experience, interrogating our hopes and our fears.
Esther Wojcicki is famous for three things: teaching a high school class that has changed the life of thousands of kids; inspiring Silicon Valley legends like Steve Jobs, and raising three daughters who have each become famously successful. She knows the secret of raising successful people. Give them five things: Trust, Respect, Independence, Curiosity, and Kindness.