But is the affable Brit too charming to run the not-so-charming software giant?
The training runs are over, the turkey is done and it's time to race a different bird when Beaver Creek, Colorado hosts the Nature Valley Women's World Cup downhill on the "Raptor" course.... Read Full Post
It was in the split second after I offered her a lift that I realized my mistake. She was a very high-profile Internet entrepreneur and seasoned investor — someone I was keen to impress. We’d just left an event in Palo Alto and she asked...Show More Summary
I have written extensively about the York County, PA Hex Murder (Rehmeyer Hollow) and some of the history of Pow-wow folk magic, Pennsylvania Dutch hex-meisters and witchcraft...including my personal experiences. Previous to the Rehmeyer murder was the Tumbling Run Valley 'Hex Cat' incident in Schuylkill County, PA. Show More Summary
Once you've exposed your secret hope that Silicon Valley will secede from the U.S. and "opt-in" to a society "run by technology," there's only one place left to go: Bitcoin Country! Read more...
Holy cow, I’m going from sandals to ear muffs! Fresh off of my trip to the Rio Grande Valley Bird Festival (read my post about the uber rarity that showed up on 10000 Birds), I hit the ground running back into the swing of things in Minnesota and I’m so excited to help The National [...]
Locus Traxx is up and running in McAllen, Texas, just in time for the winter season. The Jupiter, Fla.-based company plans to continue its previously established program storing pallets of its SmartTraxx Portable Units for customers in the McAllen, Pharr and Edinburg, Texas, areas, with same day delivery available Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays before 2 p.m. Central.
The Valley Morning Star reports that Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis (D-Fort Worth), who is running for governor of Texas and became nationally known after she stood for an eleven-hour pro-abortion filibuster, astonishingly claimed to be "pro-life" while campaigning at the University of Texas at Brownsville. Show More Summary
Just because large, important chunks of Silicon Valley will play ball with American spies, doesn't mean all the underlings are game. Two security engineers at the company that runs your email inbox are speaking out, and they are using bad words. Read more...
Nick Jonas has clearly hit the ground running after he and his brothers came clean about the JoBros disbandment! The hunky singer was spotted in Napa Valley for the Live at the Vinyard music event on Sunday! Lucky fans were able to enjoy the intimate performance with the youngest Jonas and a lucky girl captured 15 [...]
Hired.com, which runs weekly auctions of developers for hire, is looking to challenge the way that traditional recruiting agencies charge their startup clients. Technical recruiting in the Valley is often done by boutique agencies or headhunters with long rolodexes, histories and networks among local developers. Show More Summary
If something like Nomad made it to Silicon Valley, it would never run out of imperfections to remove from the universe. There was never any doubt in my mind that the health care exchanges would have major issues once they hit the real world. Show More Summary
Guest Post The Valley wonder dust has settled, and looking back, I realize that it was actually quite distracting and limiting. In fact, I would argue now that it is the the worst place in the world to run your startup.
Who needs Silicon Valley when there's Silicon Prairie? These Midwestern start-ups are giving the coasts a run for their money. Who says all of the cool start-ups are on the coasts? The so-called Silicon Prairie is utterly thriving. Missouri...Show More Summary
Andrew Zatlin, who runs a one-man data shop in Silicon Valley, has developed a very accurate way to forecast economic data.
In the running for today's "humans are the dumbest species" award are three Boy Scout leaders from Utah. During a recent church camping trip in Goblin Valley State Park, a place known for unique red rock formations known as "goblins," the men took it upon
An impresario with a hit on his hands—Emanuel Schikaneder, for instance, after the initial run of Die Zauberflöte—will crave nothing so much as an opportunity to hit the same bell.
Silicon Valley has been buzzing for some time about the benefits of shifting networking jobs to software running on standard computer hardware. But engineers at Broadcom plan to provide new evidence that special-purpose silicon still...Show More Summary
Baton Rouge, La. — The LSU Tigers of old arose from the dead in Death Valley on Saturday. LSU football played vintage LSU football against Florida, defeating the Gators 17-6. The Tigers dominated the battle in the trenches, averaging...Show More Summary
There's a stereotype about the technology world that the whole thing is run by young wunderkind founders and powered by 20-something engineers. Anyone older is probably comfortably ensconced in management. Famous college dropouts like Mark Zuckerberg have reinforced the idea. Show More Summary