Leslie Berlin's Writings
The New York Times
THAT yellow first-down line shown on televised football games isn't really on the field. But to viewers, it appears to be there, just like the turf and the players. In Amsterdam, cellphone users with an application called Layar can see information about restaurants and other sites overlaid on their camera screens. An image from Invizimals, an...
San Jose Mercury News
``I'm too busy,'' my daughter announced. ``I have something every day after school.'' Swim team on Mondays, soccer on Tuesdays and Fridays, Hebrew on Wednesdays, and Brownies on alternate Thursdays. She was right. One thing after another had crept into the schedule until she had no free time left. My son, listening nearby, mentioned that students in his grade...
I have contributed a column on innovation in business to the Sunday Business section of the New York Times, and my book, The Man Behind the Microchip: Robert Noyce and the Invention of Silicon Valley>, is a biography of one of the inventors of the...
Causes Leslie Berlin Supports
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Leslie’s Favorite Books
Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass Herman Melville, Moby Dick Anna Gavalda, Hunting and Gathering Jeffrey Eugenides, Middlesex J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the...