Assimilating In America – A View From Silicon Valley

Vinita Gupta- It starts happening when going to cocktail-parties gets easier. It is when the guards go down and the conversations just flow. Assimilation issue started weaving in my head, after a recent conversation with Ro Khanna, an Indian American Congressman from Silicon Valley. I applaud Ro both for trying to bridge the gap between Silicon Valley and […]

Aging Is Not A Disease

Vinita Gupta-   I turn 70 next year. I’ve already noticed a significant hearing loss.  With a couple of treatable chronic illnesses, that will not go away but are non-life impacting, I now carry pills. Also, it is harder to put on a sock while standing on one foot.  However, my mind is still ready to tackle […]

Only in America

Vinita Gupta –     After a cozy pre-Thanksgiving dinner cooked and hosted by our hi-tech luminary friends in Silicon Valley, we converged on visiting what is good about America — before discussions could drift towards frustrations with the political affairs. We naturally gravitated towards technology, and how the internet was originated in America by DARPA — a […]