Both political parties over the last 16 years have left the Americans with a deeply flawed program, riddled with a multitude of loopholes and favoring larger multinational and outsourcing IT firms.
Silicon Valley's most valuable startup is struggling to turn a profit.
In the latest 'Song Exploder' podcast Tom Fec (aka Tobacco), who composed the theme for HBO's 'Silicon Valley,' breaks down a track from his fourth album. The post Song Exploder: The Guy Behind Silicon Valley's Theme Still Records on Cassette appeared first on WIRED.
Josh Brener, who plays the character Big Head, visited the offices of eBay, GoogleX, and others to hand out Coffiest. [ more › ]
SILICON VALLEY — Uber reportedly lost about $1.2 billion in the first half of the year, showing red ink even in the U.S. where it boasted in 2016 that it was profitable. Bloomberg cited unnamed sources who said the San Francisco on-demand...Show More Summary
Proxima b, the just-spotted Earth-like body in the star system nearest the sun, could be reached in 20 years by a super-fast spacecraft being financed by tech titan Yuri Milner. Making our world a better place is a startup bromide. Visiting another would deliver on the promise.
Interest in financing lawsuits as a business opportunity seems to be growing even as prominent Silicon Valley entrepreneur Peter Thiel draws flak for financially backing the lawsuit that shut down Gawker. As Silicon Valley Business Journal’s...Show More Summary
Tech companies and the auto industry have to find middle ground eventually.
Silicon Valley is increasingly paying attention to the companies that are being built at a startup factory in South London. Entrepreneur First, as the startup factory is known, has already caught the attention of Twitter after MagicShow More Summary
So what can you do if smart money is not interested in your venture? Become a smart entrepreneur and bring your venture to Aha. At that stage, you may find that you can grow without VC – especially outside Silicon Valley.
Since its debut back in 2014, "Silicon Valley" has sparked debate on who in the tech world inspired the show's motley crew of characters. Richard is Mark Zuckerberg, Erlich is Sean Parker, Laurie is Marissa Mayer, and so on. Nelson "Big...Show More Summary
If you took a trip to Bulambuli Valley in Uganda, you would stumble upon a small town filled with entrepreneurs. The people there are not unlike those you would find in Silicon Valley—hardworking, innovative individuals risking everything...Show More Summary
Remember, you won’t be the only company trying to recruit these individuals who are ready to leave Silicon Valley. You need to consider what you can invest in the employee outside of compensation that will get them to uproot and start over.
Liz Fosslien is a freelance designer who runs a cartoon blog that pokes fun at Silicon Valley's culture. Recently, she partnered with Salesforce to come up with a comic series on "Industry Disruption." Salesforce says it first reached...Show More Summary
The growth is not just happening in the California tech hub.
Ars Live #5: How an engineer who's worked at 7 big-name companies thinks hiring should happen.
Bloomberg: Trump’s Offshore Tax-Cut Pitch Falls Flat in Silicon Valley, by Lynnley Browning: Republican Donald Trump is proposing a big tax cut for companies like Apple Inc., which would see its tax rate slashed on about $200 billion of profit it keeps offshore. Yet Apple’s boss is co-hosting a fundraiser...
The comedy genius behind Beavis and Butthead, King of the Hill, and the Emmy-nominated HBO series opens up about the tech world, MTV Classic, and much more.
EXCLUSIVE: Melissa McCarthy’s upcoming Life of the Party continues to beef up its cast with Silicon Valley’s Jimmy O. Yang and True Detective‘s Adria Arjona signing on for the college-set comedy that begins filming this week in Atlanta. Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO — What’s even harder than recruiting a great engineer in Silicon Valley? Recruiting a date. But a new service aimed at busy techies is looking to change that. The rumors are true: Silicon Valley is a terrible place to date,...Show More Summary