It’s Monday, so it must be time for PandoLIVE. On this week’s show, Sarah and I are joined in the studio by Dan Raile. We’ll be talking about Uber, Silicon Valley, Airbnb, Steve Jobs… and many, many other search engine keywords. Listen live right here. Paul Carr Paul Carr is editorial director of […]
Both Silicon Valley and its protagonists’ startup Pied Piper may have found their savior — and it arrived in a McLaren the color of a Flintstone Push-Up Pop, blaring Limp Bizkit’s “Nookie.” At the end of last week’s episode, RichardShow More Summary
There are no techniques that can make you successful immediately. You have to work hard, and you have to want to succeed, but there are plenty of things you can do to help increase your chances of meeting and achieving your goals. Who...Show More Summary
Silicon Valley has an office problem: Demand is soaring while supply is only growing slowly, and stands grow slower still.
Walt and Kara play Walt and Kara on HBO’s “Silicon Valley” (recode.net)
Last night on HBO’s very funny show about Silicon Valley dipshits, Silicon Valley, they introduced a whole new kind of dipshit, and this fascinating one at least has the balls to drive something other than a Prius. It’s a McLaren 650S, and on the show they claim the color is a one-off. Is it? Read more...
Room to grow is evaporating in Silicon Valley as technology giants’ voracious appetites for expansion are running up against residents weary of clogged streets and cramped classrooms.
"And who's worth the most? Companies that lose money!" [ more › ]
Last week, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter visited Silicon Valley in pursuit of closer ties with America's premier center of technological innovation. Carter told executives at Facebook and other tech companies that the Pentagon wants to fashion a partnership enabling the military to leverage the latest commercial innovations, thereby maintaining its warfighting [...]
In the last ten years, the Seattle tech scene has changed quite dramatically. In the 1990s and early 2000s, the only gigantic software companies in town were Microsoft and Amazon. For a time it even became common knowledge that most Seattle-based startups had only two viable exit strategies: go public, or get acquired by Microsoft. Read More
What is Austin like for startups and tech companies? How does it compare to Silicon Valley? This question was originally answered on Quora.
The Pied Piper gang finally has its Ari Gold, and that’s a good thing. Silicon Valley has been distinguishing itself this season by how deftly its satire straddles the line between realism and absurdism, but it’s been intermittently subdued. Read more...
The Enchante Boutique Hotel in Los Altos, Calif., loves all things French -- and dogs. The hotel with 19 rooms opened in mid-April, bringing a European-style building to the small Silicon Valley town.
I have an unusual title in the world of traditional media -- chief product officer. It sounds right out of Silicon Valley, but it fits what I do. Success in the news business is no longer possible without a keen understanding of the technology behind the journalism. Everyday, I combine [...]
Thirteen years ago, a serial entrepreneur, who I had worked with in the late 90s and early part of the start of the century, Adityo Prakash talked to me about an idea. The idea was to drive drug discovery, not the traditional way, purely...Show More Summary
Twenty-five years ago, my computer science degree manifested itself as a blood-spattered piece of paper scrawled entirely in Latin. This exceptionally expensive declaration was bestowed upon me by the Jesuits, a group of fine educators who taught me many things. Unfortunately, Latin was not one of those things, so as... More »
Defense Secretary Ash Carter today unveiled the Defense Department’s second cyber strategy to guide the development of DoD’s cyber forces and to strengthen its cyber defenses and its posture on cyber deterrence. Carter discussed the new strategy — an update […]
They say it's better to be lucky than right, but not for those around you.
Silicon Valley has just introduced us to a character for the ages, and he comes in an excessively tanned, supremely douchey package Meet Russ Hanneman, a cross between Sean Parker and "The Situation" and an embodiment of all the worst...Show More Summary
There’s a new guy in “Silicon Valley,” and he’s awful, which is great.