HBO"s "Silicon Valley" Crew Make Adorable Funko Pop! Vinyl Figures

Collect your favorite Silicon Valley nerds in Funko Pop form. Collect your favorite Silicon Valley nerds in Funko Pop form......»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesJan 11th, 2017

Uber"s New CEO Will Have a Daunting To-Do List

Uber's new chief will have to heal a divided company, move past a massive scandal, and make peace with a Silicon Valley heavyweight. And that's just for starters......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 28th, 2017

There"s No Use Trying to Be the Next Facebook. Do This Instead

Companies looking to make it big in Silicon Valley will need a whole different strategy than they expect, says Tinder VP of Product Ankur Jain......»»

Category: topSource: incAug 16th, 2017

Silicon Valley Finds Diversity Is a Tough Sell

Champions of Silicon Valley’s efforts to make the technology industry more inclusive of women and minorities are facing an unwelcome reality: not all employees have bought into the diversity push......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 10th, 2017

Defense Secretary "Mad Dog" Mattis to visit Silicon Valley, Google HQ this week

U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis will make his first official visit to Silicon Valley next week, his first since taking the position in the Trump administration. During his two-day trip on Thursday and Friday, Mattis is slated to visit several.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2017

Google employee claims men make better programmers than women, sparks row

Increasing women are going public with complaints of gender-based discrimination in Silicon Valley.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 7th, 2017

Uber didn"t like Silicon Valley"s biggest chat apps — so it was forced to make its own

ReutersUber has 14,000 employees, many of which are engineers, so it's no surprise that the company that built one of the most ubiquitous ride sharing apps also built its own internal chat app after running into issue.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 26th, 2017

An Open Letter to Chris Sacca, Dave McClure, Travis Kalanick, and All of Silicon Valley

These 3 simple changes would make the high-tech startup world much more welcoming to women and minorities......»»

Category: topSource: incJul 3rd, 2017

Elon Musk is the most cautious CEO in tech, according to IBM's supercomputer - CNBC

CNBCElon Musk is the most cautious CEO in tech, according to IBM's supercomputerCNBCWhen you think about qualities that make a successful Silicon Valley CEO, the first thing that comes to mind isn't usually "ca.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 29th, 2017

Here’s why the CEO of this expanding food-delivery startup says automation isn’t everything

In the heart of Silicon Valley, where automation is often talked about as the future of food delivery, one startup says it is relying on the human touch to make it stand out among the competition. That’s what drew Susan Alban, formerly general manag.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2017

Michelle Obama to Silicon Valley: Make Room for Women in Tech

The former First Lady spoke at Apple's WWDC conference on .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 7th, 2017

Silicon Valley-backed solar company manipulated data before IPO, former managers say

Silicon Valley-backed solar company Sunrun manipulated sales figures before the company went public in August 2015, former managers said this week, a development that adds to the debate about how solar companies report their data. The Wall Street Jo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2017

Waymo, Lyft team up on self-driving cars

Two of Silicon Valley's biggest transportation players are partnering to make self-driving cars a reality......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 15th, 2017

Scientists are about to find out how Silicon Valley"s LSD habit really affects productivity

ShutterstockAccording to Amanda Feilding, one tenth of what's considered a full dose of LSD is enough to make her feel "sparkly." As the founder and director of the UK-based nonprofit Beckley Found.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 9th, 2017

Silicon Valley Startup Bubble Finally Burst. Which One’s Next?

Like so many other high-flying Silicon Valley startups, Clinkle was supposed to ‘make the world a better place’. Founded in 2011 by a guy barely out of his teens, the company picked up .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 26th, 2017

How real events and people from the tech world make their way into HBO"s "Silicon Valley"

John P. Johnson/HBO The INSIDER Summary: "Silicon Valley" showrunner Alec Berg believes the tech world is "an incredibly fertile" area that's ripe for satire. They avoid writi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 25th, 2017

14 ways HBO"s "Silicon Valley" nailed the real tech industry

Jaimie Trueblood/HBO/"Silicon Valley"HBO's "Silicon Valley," which returns to the air tonight, is hilarious, but it's also committed to authenticity — even if it means things get weird sometimes. To get there, showrunner Mike Judge and his crew emplo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 23rd, 2017

Hunting For Space Treasure With Planetary Resources CEO Chris Lewicki

Forget Silicon Valley: could outer space be the next place to make your fortune? Plan.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 17th, 2017

Meet Sally - Chowbotics" Chef-Slaying Robotic Salad Bar

Silicon Valley’s newest celebrity chef goes by just one name, Sally, and as Bloomberg reports, this chef has just one specialty: salad. Still, Sally will make you the most perfectly proportioned salad yo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 4th, 2017

Twilio, the $2.4 billion Silicon Valley darling, is trying to reinvent fax (TWLO)

Twilio, the $2.4 billion Silicon Valley company behind one of 2016's hottest IPOs, specializes in helping apps and websites send text messages and make phone calls.  If you've ever gotten a text from Uber that.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 31st, 2017

10 steps to crafting morning and evening routines that work together to make you more productive

Gustavo Caballero/Getty ImagesThis post from Nela Canovic, productivity hacker, writer, and entrepreneur in Silicon Valley, originally appeared on Quora as an answer to the question, "How ca.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2017