September 2012

Geek of the Week Jill Clark Jill Clark is a technical writer for OpenGeo, an organization that develops and supports open source – that is free, non-copyrighted – software for organizations around the world. Clark has more than two decades of experience in geographic information system (GIS) software and application development, holding such positions as […]

Geek of the Week Richelle Parham Richelle Parham is the chief marketing officer of eBay North America, the world’s largest online marketplace. A passionate advocate for success in women, Parham is also a member of the eBay Women’s Initiative Network, through which she hosted an event for over 200 eBay women that featured top female […]

Geek of the Week Ramesh Raskar Ramesh Raskar is an associate professor at the MIT Media Lab and co-founder of EyeNetra, a suite of mobile eye diagnostics through which smartphone users can test for nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. Raskar has a passion for using technology to help others, especially as an immigrant from a rural […]

Geek of the Week Jenna Wortham Jenna Wortham is a New York Times technology reporter who covers a range of topics, including digital media, mobile applications, Web entertainment, and the intersection of culture and technology. Prior to her work with the Times, Wortham was a full-time reporter for Wired, Digital, where she wrote for’s […]