how i work

I'm Manoush Zomorodi, Host Of New Tech City, And This Is How I Work

Manoush Zomorodi is the host and managing editor of WNYC’s New Tech City, a public radio podcast that examines how technology affects the way we live, whether it’s the ubiquitous surveillance following our data or the new frontier of space tourism.


I'm Carl Pei, Co-Founder Of OnePlus, And This Is How I Work

The OnePlus One caused a bit of a shake-up to the affordable Android phone market: it’s off-contract, runs Cyanogenmod, features good hardware at a reasonable price — and rather than being designed in Silicon Valley, it hails from Shenzhen.


I'm Anvita Gupta, Bioinformatics Researcher, And This Is How I Work

We often look to veterans of life and business to share the wisdom they have accumulated during their career. Today, however, we’re looking towards the future, to a young woman of striking ambition. Anvita Gupta, 17, is a bioinformatics researcher, Intel Science Talent Search Finalist and a high school student.


I'm Scott Olechowski, Co-Founder Of Plex, And This Is How I Work

Plex is a great way to organise your media and stream it between devices wherever you are, and as it happens, co-founder Scott Olechowski applies a similar mindset in his workflow. With a distributed team that collaborates online, Scott and his team take on the development of the app wherever they are. We caught up with Scott to learn a little about his mobile workflow and how is team collaborates across timezones and platforms.


I'm Bill Nye, And This Is How I Work

For many of us Bill Nye is part of our childhoods, playing that crucial role as educator and illuminator of science when our impressionable minds might not have thought to ask why. With his television show he taught us why science is amazing by examining the details of how everything works, and he continues to be an advocate of science education and exploration.


I'm Nathan Blecharczyk, Co-Founder Of Airbnb, And This Is How I Work

When you need a place to stay while travelling, hotels seem practically quaint in the context of current online markets like Airbnb. Airbnb has quickly become the de facto standard for short term apartment and room rentals, both for renting out and finding a roof to put over your head on vacation.


I'm Yoelle Maarek, VP Of Research At Yahoo, And This Is How I Work

Yahoo may be an old company in the context of internet startups, but it’s always working on new tricks. Yahoo Labs is its incubator for experimentation, where they work on projects such as Yahoo Weather and its News Digest app. And heading Yahoo Labs is Yoelle Maarek.


I'm Aaron Blaise, Animator And Illustrator, And This Is How I Work

You may not know his name, but you’ve seen his work — for over 20 years Aaron Blaise worked as an animator with Disney to help create some of their most memorable characters. From Beauty and the Beast to Aladdin, The Lion King and more, Aaron’s pencil has overflowed with life.


I'm Will Young, Director Of Zappos Labs, And This Is How I Work

Zappos, of course, may be your online destination to peruse a plethora of shoes, among other things, but there’s a bit more to it than that. At Zappos Labs, a research and development unit in San Francisco, they are exploring the future of online retail.


I'm Hank Driskill, Tech Supervisor Of Big Hero 6, And This Is How I Work

It takes an army to make a film — especially an animated film in which every aspect is made from scratch. And contemporary animation is often tied to the technology behind it. Walt Disney Animation’s most recent movie, Big Hero 6, is a prime example of the symbiotic relationship between story and technology.