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Vivek Wadhwa


Vivek Wadhwa is a Distinguished Fellow at Carnegie Mellon University College of Engineering. He is a syndicated columnist at the Washington Post and author of The Immigrant Exodus: Why America Is Losing the Global Race to Capture Entrepreneurial Talent, which was named by The Economist as a Book of the Year of 2012, and of Innovating Women: The Changing Face of Technology, which documents the struggles and triumphs of women. His latest book is called The Driver in the Driverless Car: How Our Technology Choices Will Create the Future. Wadhwa has held appointments at Stanford Law School, Harvard Law School, and Emory University and is a faculty at Singularity University.

What The World Shouldn’t Learn From Silicon Valley

What The World Shouldn’t Learn From Silicon Valley

Learn all you can from the entrepreneurs of Silicon Valley but don’t become like...
How Technology Is Hacking Love—As Well As Our Happiness

How Technology Is Hacking Love — As Well As Our Happiness

Go into any bar in New York City or San Francisco (or increasingly Mumbai...

Forget The Saudis: Apple or Google Should Acquire Tesla

Steve Jobs wanted to build an electric car as far…
How can we redesign technology to create better product design for all social media channels to better respect choice?

How Design Can Make Tech Products Less Addictive

It’s the summer of 2018 and we all…

Why India’s Investors Need To Get Over Their Inferiority Complex

Walmart’s acquisition of Flipkart has created shockwaves in India, with the realization…
Why I am Silicon Valley’s greatest critic–and fan

Why I am Silicon Valley’s Greatest Critic And Fan

When Silicon Valley Forum informed me that I was to be a…
Entrepreneurship Education And Corporate Innovation: The Evolution

My Advice To The World’s Entrepreneurs: Copy And Steal — The Silicon Valley Way

In a video conference hosted by startup media platform Inc42, I gave Indian entrepreneurs…
I Was Wrong. Too Much Tech Is Ruining Lives

I Was Wrong. Too Much Tech Is Ruining Lives

Just four years ago I was a cheerleader. Social media was supposed…
Why it may be time to put self-driving cars in the slow lane

Why It May Be Time To Put Self-Driving Cars In The Slow Lane

A self-driving Uber car fatally crashed into a pedestrian in Tempe, Ariz.,…
Don’t Believe The Hype About AI In Business

Don’t Believe The Hype About AI In Business

To borrow a punch line from Duke professor Dan Ariely, artificial intelligence is like…
Quantum Computers

Quantum Computers May Be More Of An Imminent Threat Than AI

Elon Musk, Stephen Hawking, and others have been warning about runway artificial…