Lana’s first encounter with computers was through playing classic DOS games like Treasure Island, Math Blaster, and Sim City. Sim City was perhaps a way for Lana to explore her career goals at the time, as growing up she wanted to be an urban planner and improve the real world’s UX. Now, working in software, her goal is simply to do work that makes people’s lives better.
Lana points to three technological developments that have made her life better - the Adobe Suite, eBay, and Amazon. She wonders how anyone gets anything accomplished without using the Adobe Suite, and credits eBay and Amazon for saving her from having to go shopping in physical stores.
Everything is figureoutable.