This day, three years ago… We woke up early and at 6am, were the first customers at the Alabama Hills Cafe. There’s something great about guilt-free eating, knowing that you’ll be running a caloric deficit for three weeks and, why yes you can have the pancakes and an omelet. Show More Summary
In a public space, a private, high-powered problem plays out. Tech's diversity problem is no secret: The tech sphere is riddled with stories of women experiencing discrimination, running the spectrum from deeply ingrained unconscious bias to sexual assault and intimidation. Read Full Story
Main Street Hub, a company that helps mom and pop businesses run social media marketing, customer relationship management (CRM) and marketing automation recently announced it has received $20M in debt financing from Silicon Valley Bank. Show More Summary
I met a guy who was a busy executive at a startup in Silicon Valley. His family, a wife and three young kids, lived several states away. He lived in a hotel during the week, worked every evening, and flew home every weekend before returning to the office on Monday morning. Show More Summary
The Jackal Group's chairman and CEO — and also the only woman to run a TV network and a film studio — sits down to discuss the fraught relationship between Hollywood and Silicon Valley and the one thing she can't scrub from her Wikipedia page. read more
A lot of kids at the Silicon Valley daycare centers run by big tech companies are not completely vaccinated, according to a Wired report citing California state statistics. For instance, Wired found less than 50% of the kids at one Google daycare have their full recommended slate of vaccinations. Show More Summary
Today, Google announced that it is buying power from California's Altamont Pass, a 7-square-mile iconic wind farm connecting the Bay Area with the Central Valley. The post Google Will Soon Use Wind Power To Run Its HQ appeared first on WIRED.
During its freshman run, Mike Judge’s Silicon Valley took a comedic look at the antics and various ups and downs associated with being involved in a tech start up. The first teaser of the boys at Pied Piper for season … The post Watch the Teaser Trailer for ‘Silicon Valley’ Season 2 appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Justin Lagat, who lives in Kenya, in fact, is Kenyan, wrote a piece for RunBlogRun on the four ways in which Kenyans do their long runs. Since our very lean friends from the Rift Valley own distance running, this post, I thought, held great promise—secrets revealed, myths busted, the spleen-withering made easy! Read more...
Tourist are invading Phoenix like locus this weekend thanks to the Waste Management Open and Super Bowl. So while all the snowbirds are running around the valley, watching golfers, snapping pics of gridiron superstars, and taking in the unbelievable Phoenix … Read more ›
Located in the beautiful valley of Savoie, France, Beck’s patterned snow circles decorate the expanses of the frozen lakes outside of the ski runs at Les Arcs ski resort. Overlooking Mont Blanc, the idyllic ski resort is a wonder of natural beauty - enhanced
This article is part of DBA, a new series on Mashable about running a business that features insights from leaders in entrepreneurship, venture capital and management. If you’re a loyal viewer of HBO’s Silicon Valley or simply a Zuckerberg...Show More Summary
Steve Blank explores how women founders are making it in the Big Apple.
Starting and running a successful business is less about your brains and more about your guts, says a top VC. Ben Horowitz is a partner at Andreessen Horowitz, one of the highest-performing venture capital firms in Silicon Valley. He's also the author of a best-selling book about his entrepreneurship days, called The Hard Thing About Hard Things. Show More Summary
Chen Lei runs a Shanghai business that helps pregnant Chinese women fly to Southern California and give birth in hospitals in Whittier, Fountain Valley, Pomona and other nearby cities. But come Feb. 19 — when the Chinese New Year begins, closing out the year of the horse and ushering in...
CicLAvia, Los Angeles's favorite linear block party, has taken another step into unknown territory, announcing that the first event of 2015 will take place in the San Fernando Valley on March 22. The route will run 5.5 miles along.....
TweetHere’s how not to run a New York-style pizza-by-the-slice place in Hayes Valley: And another definition of a go getter is “a person who works very hard and who wants very much to succeed.” Oh well. Go Getters in now Gone Getter...
Silicon Valley's sharing economy — which includes on-demand services like Uber, Lyft, Sidecar, and Sprig — is incredibly valuable. Uber is currently valued at $41 billion. The engines that keep these companies running, however, are the independent contractors: your Uber driver, or your Postmates delivery guy, for example. Show More Summary
(Getting a beach run in with Jen (sister-in-law), Cameron (niece), Brian (bro-in-law), and Sophie (daughter) in Carmel, CA) Another beautiful sunrise here in Carmel Valley, CA, as I sip my coffee and watch 3-year-old Quinn craft another pony adventure among an endless sea of Lego structures. Show More Summary
How does one become awesome at running a startup? L ike anything else that's relationship-based, it's a matter of communication. Take it from Ben Horowitz, the high-profile VC and bestselling author. He says that building the structures of communication is one of the CEO's most important jobs. Show More Summary