Interview TAMARA BAIA - UX researcher - Google

Interview TAMARA BAIA - UX researcher - Google

-Hi, welcome to H.I.G.H. Valley. Today I'm interviewing Tâmara Baía. Tâmara is a Brazilian UX researcher that works at Google in Mountain View, California. -Hi Tâmara, welcome! -Hi, thank you, Eugenio. -How’s it going? -Great. -Tâmara, I'd like you to tell us how your career path was from Recife, Brazil to here, to Mountain View. -I started… I studied in Recife at UFPE, Universidade Federal de Pernanbuco, where I studied design. They had a comprehensive program, design in a broader sense, incl...

Google Doodle honors Lucy Wills, pioneering prenatal care researcher

Google Doodle honors Lucy Wills, pioneering prenatal care researcher

Pregnant women around the world have Lucy Wills to thank for crucial research that led to the creation of a prenatal vitamin that helps prevent birth defects. That vitamin is folic acid -- a manmade form of folate, a B-vitamin found naturally in dark green vegetables and citrus fruits. It plays an important role in the creation of red blood cells, and when taken by women before and during pregnancy, it can help prevent birth defects in the baby's brain and spinal cord. But this connection was...

Amazon, Apple and Google dominate some surprising markets, researcher finds, giving the government a

Amazon, Apple and Google dominate some surprising markets, researcher finds, giving the government a

The head of antitrust at the Department of Justice said Tuesday that officials will scrutinize big tech companies in search of evidence of anticompetitive behavior The Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission have already agreed to divvy up responsibility for the fresh burst of oversight, with the DOJ looking at Google and Apple, and the FTC looking at Amazon and Facebook, according to recent news reports On Tuesday, Assistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim explained, in a...