SILICON VALLEY — A Lexus SUV with Google’s self-driving technology was involved in a serious crash on Friday after a human-operated vehicle ran a red light in Mountain View. Video obtained by 9to5Google shows the Google-owned vehicle...Show More Summary
SILICON VALLEY — When Scrambl’z owner Jim Angelopolous isn’t at his South San Jose diner, there’s a good chance he’s running. “It’s pure, it’s just me and the land,” he says of the sport. “Endorphins set in, and it’s just an amazingShow More Summary
Just a few short years ago, I was running my ed-tech startup from various locations around New York City. On a beautiful spring day, I could be found taking calls poolside at Soho House. In the fall, I lounged on one of the many benches that run along the Hudson [...]
It's one of those unofficial but everyone just pretty much knows anyway things: Apple will open its first offline store in Taiwan. The Silicon Valley iconalready runs 36 stores in China and five in Hong Kong. Different from independent vendors of Apple gear, the official stores are airy, two-floor affairs [...]
Four years ago, designer Andrew Davidge started building electric bikes in his parents’ garage in California, helped by a couple of friends. Today, he runs a Silicon Valley company with 15 employees, a permanent factory in Santa Clara,...Show More Summary
Hacking for Defense is a battle-tested problem-solving methodology that runs at Silicon Valley speed. We just held our first Hacking for Defense Educators Class with 75 attendees. The results: 13 Universities will offer the course in...Show More Summary
One of the events of this Saturday’s Grotonfest will be the Groton Historical Society’s unveiling of a Revolutionary-era cannon.The Groton Herald and Nashoba Valley Voice have both run stories about local curator Earl Carter’s work restoring that iron cannon and building a (naval) carriage for it. Show More Summary
My last corporate job was running marketing for a Silicon Valley tech firm. This was long ago during the Internet boom of the late 1990s and early 2000s. I turned 40 during this job and one of my coworkers jokingly...
Angeles National Forest supervisor Jeffrey Vail and a host of other officials clambered aboard buses Saturday at the Gold Line stop in Arcadia to make the five-mile trek up to Chantry Flat. It was supposed to be a test run for a shuttle program aimed at reducing congestion at one of the most popular...
The Rockland Boulders, in New York’s Hudson Valley, are playing for a championship at a field whose construction led to federal fraud and conspiracy charges against two men.
Recent news reports say Apple and Google's car projects appear to be stalled despite massive investments of capital and people. What's their next big idea?
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The third session of our flagship venture capital investor program, Venture Capital Unlocked: Secrets of Silicon Valley Investing run in conjunction with Stanford’s Center for Professional Development wrapped up almost a month ago. With...Show More Summary
Donald Trump's business background is one of his main selling points, but that hasn't been enough to endear him among many Silicon Valley business leaders. The Republican presidential nominee is running a pessimistic campaign, whereas...Show More Summary
A substantial portion of the tech titans running Silicon Valley probably don't recognize that quote in the title of this post nor have they ever seen the Lethal Weapon movies. In fact, we would be willing to bet that a lot of the Northern Cali techies don't even know who Danny Glover is. Show More Summary
Photo by Wikimedia Commons The Yellowstone River running through Paradise Valley in southwestern Montana. In 2008, Trout Unlimited joined the Natural Resources Defense Council to produce a science-based report “Trout in Trouble: TheShow More Summary
Amongst the sea of male faces that make up the majority of Silicon Valley venture capital, two women have appeared on the landscape and hoisted their sails. One of the few VC firms founded and run by women, Theresia Gouw and Jennifer Fonstad of Aspect Ventures take a different approach [...]
The Golden State Warriors are the team of the megalomaniacs and bloodsuckers of Silicon Valley, and they are run by a trophy-fucker who thinks he invented smallball . From their continued obfuscation of their own ridiculous luck with...Show More Summary
Years after losing her retirement savings to a Ponzi scheme run by a Sherman Oaks money manager, Christine Ramirez could soon get it back — and much, much more. A Los Angeles jury this week found that New York insurance giant MetLife, two of its subsidiaries and a local insurance broker should...
“Venture capitalists’ characteristic business models suggest approaches to collecting and philanthropy that many gallerists find appealing. Andy Rappaport, a VC who now runs his own family office, described the differences between venture capitalists and other types of investors.”