Silicon Valley


Silicon Valley Creator Mike Judge Reveals Season 3 Plans

Silicon Valley Creator Mike Judge Reveals Season 3 Plans

Silicon Valley – the American comedy sitcom started on April 6th last year. The series focused on six young men who found a sta...

Jun 15 2015, 8:02am CDT

Magic Johnson has the Solution to the Diversity Divide in Tech Industry

Magic Johnson has the Magic to solve Diversity Divide in Silicon Valley

Erstwhile basketball player, Magic Johnson has the solution to the diversity divide in Silicon Valley as far as the scarcity of...

Oct 23 2014, 4:58am CDT

Silicon Valley's Secret Subculture, Not So Secret Anymore

Silicon Valley Secret Subculture Revealed

Silicon Valley has many strengths, but a classic complaint is that the region has no artistic culture.  People moan that i...

Apr 15 2014, 7:03am CDT

HBO Silicon Valley Premiere Review

HBO Silicon Valley Premiere Review

If you caught Mike Judge’s new show on HBO last night, you ought to know what it’s called. Characters made at least five r...

Apr 7 2014, 8:59am CDT

Elon Musk Calls HBO’s “Silicon Valley” Totally Unreal

Elon Musk Says HBO’s “Silicon Valley” is Weird at Redwood City Premiere

Elon Musk got pretty nasty recently about HBO’s show “Silicon Valley”. The occasion was its Redwood City premiere and he reject...

Apr 5 2014, 11:36am CDT

Inside Sequoia Capital

Inside Sequoia Capital

When Doug Leone arrived in Mount Vernon, N.Y. in 1968, the 11-year-old Italian immigrant didn’t have a clue. He flunked a math...

Mar 26 2014, 8:55am CDT

Jesse Jackson to take on tech's lack of diversity

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Rev. Jesse Jackson plans to lead a delegation to the Hewlett Packard annual shareholder meeting on Wedn...

Mar 18 2014, 4:55pm CDT

Silicon Valley boom eludes many, drives income gap

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Arwin Buditom guards some of the most successful high-tech firms in America. Joseph Farfan keeps their...

Mar 6 2014, 12:46am CST

Former NAACP president moves to venture capital

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Just months after stepping down as head of the nation's largest civil rights organization, former NAACP...

Mar 4 2014, 2:26am CST

Peter Thiel's Advice To Entrepreneurs: Tell Me Something That's True

Peter Thiel's Advice To Entrepreneurs: Tell Me Something That's True But Nobody Agrees With

Peter Thiel, a venture capitalist best known for his early and very profitable investment in Facebook, tends to stay away from...

Feb 27 2014, 10:41pm CST

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French leader heads to Silicon Valley to talk tech

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — France's president was visiting San Francisco on Wednesday and meeting with Silicon Valley technology lead...

Feb 12 2014, 3:38pm CST

Can London's Tech City Measure Up To Silicon Valley?

Can London's Tech City Measure Up To Silicon Valley?

U.K. venture capital may be heading toward a comeback, judging from several new funds and entrepreneurial action in tech h...

Feb 6 2014, 8:37am CST

Silicon Valley Revitalized

Silicon Valley Revitalized

Silicon Valley booming with higher incomes, housing prices, but middle class, poor left behind SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jobs, in...

Feb 4 2014, 7:20pm CST

A Tale Of Twos: The Different Fates Of Facebook And Yahoo's Ad Chiefs

A Tale Of Twos: The Different Fates Of Facebook And Yahoo's Ad Chiefs

She’s the best of COOs. He, apparently, was the worst. If any two people embody the differing fortunes of Silicon Valley bellwe...

Jan 31 2014, 3:26am CST

Open Source Storage (Re)launches

Open Source Storage (Re)launches

Back in 2001 the idea of an open source solution that could compete with proprietary storage products was pretty unusual. But t...

Jan 27 2014, 11:02am CST

Coupa At The Golf Course: A New Meeting Place For The New Silicon Valley

Coupa At The Golf Course: A New Meeting Place For The New Silicon Valley

@giorodriguez: The Coupa Cafe, at the Stanford Golf Course, is such a great place.  Please don’t tell anyone  When I first move...

Jan 16 2014, 11:46am CST

Silicon Valley Taking A Smaller Slice Of The VC Pie

Silicon Valley Taking A Smaller Slice Of The VC Pie

Other tech hubs are receiving a higher percentage of global venture capital investment, according to new data. Each year new te...

Jan 13 2014, 7:31am CST

The Best Coffee Shops of Silicon Valley

The Best Coffee Shops of Silicon Valley

To know an innovation ecosystem, drink coffee.  That’s my secret weapon. People often ask me how to understand an ecosystem.  I...

Jan 13 2014, 6:01am CST

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Will Financiers Help London's Quest To Be The World's Favourite New Technology Center?

The idea of London becoming a technology center to rival other parts of the world has gained a lot of momentum in the last 12 m...

Jan 10 2014, 5:51am CST

How Silicon Valley Could Destabilize The Democratic Party

How Silicon Valley Could Destabilize The Democratic Party

Much has been written, often with considerable glee, about the worsening divide in the Republican Party between its corporate a...

Jan 9 2014, 3:16pm CST

How Innovative Companies Collaborate

How Innovative Companies Collaborate

For highly innovative group collaborations, do what the big tech firms do: Cycle through collaborations with different pairs an...

Jan 8 2014, 8:01pm CST

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Top VCs Predict Where They'll Invest Their Money In 2014

With the new year on the minds of tech companies and investors alike, it’s time to look back on 2013′s startup crazes and forec...

Dec 31 2013, 9:36am CST

2013: The Year Of The Latino Entrepreneur

2013: The Year Of The Latino Entrepreneur

@giorodriguez:  A look back on the year, from the perspective of someone on the “Latino tech beat” We’re getting to the final...

Dec 28 2013, 6:41pm CST

Top Ten Trends That Shaped The Silicon Dragon World In 2013

Top Ten Trends That Shaped The Silicon Dragon World In 2013

As the year comes to close, here’s a look at some leading trends that have shaped the startup scene in Asia during 2013. 1. The...

Dec 23 2013, 12:36pm CST

Ken DeLeon, Top Silicon Valley Sales Agent: Why Chinese Buyers Love Palo Alto

Ken DeLeon, Top Silicon Valley Sales Agent: Why Chinese Buyers Love Palo Alto

The Chinese are buying more residential properties in the U.S., to put their money into safer ground for investment reasons, as...

Dec 20 2013, 8:35am CST

Blueseed Visa Free Silicon Valley Startup Ship gains Interest

Blueseed Visa Free Silicon Valley Startup Ship gains Interest

Blueseed lets startups work near Silicon Valley without Visas and green cards. Apparently over 130 startups around the world wo...

May 8 2012, 3:48am CDT

Papermaster leaving Apple not just related to iPhone Antenna Gate

Here is another personality that is widely discussed in Silicon Valley. According a report on the NY Times, Apple's Senior Vice...

Aug 9 2010, 5:30am CDT

Microsoft buys Yahoo's Search, Facebook and then challenges Google

After Microsoft and Yahoo issued statements that they are talking again yesterday, rumors went rampant on what Microsoft's new...

May 19 2008, 9:40am CDT

New stealth Microsoft Search Engine Development in Silicon Valley

Microsoft is apparently gathering 20 "Rockstar" developers in Silicon Valley to develop a new search engine to compete with Goo...

Jun 4 2007, 7:00am CDT