Mostly Human: Silicon Valley"s Secret

Where engineers are the new heroes and startup founders are celebrities, there's a dark secret that people don't want to talk about......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnMar 20th, 2017

Silicon Valley Billionaire Unveils "Air Yacht" To Deliver Food, Supplies To Desperate People In "Remote Locations"

In a development that’s emblematic of the massive wealth inequality in Silicon Valley, the Guardian on Friday revealed new details about the "secret" airship that.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge4 hr. 49 min. ago

Therese Poletti"s Tech Tales: Google vs. Uber — Silicon Valley battle looks set for juicy public trial

A pivotal hearing last week in the highly publicized trade secret theft case against Uber over self-driving car technology did not go as well as some were expecting for Waymo, the plaintiff, owned by Google parent Alphabet......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 15th, 2017

Therese Poletti"s Tech Tales: The biggest heavyweight Silicon Valley legal fight of our time is driving forward

A pivotal hearing this week in the highly publicized trade secret theft case against Uber Technologies over self-driving car technology did not go as well as some were expecting for Waymo, the plaintiff......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 13th, 2017

U.S. judge calls for criminal probe into trade secrets theft raised in Uber case

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Thursday called for an investigation into allegations of trade secret theft that were raised in a court battle between Silicon Valley giants Uber [UBER.UL] and Alphabet over their rival self-driving car programs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 12th, 2017

On the Altar of Tech

Leaders in tech are wondering -- can we program humanity back into algorithms? In this episode of Mostly Human, Laurie Segall meets with a mindfulness leader and visits an unexpected destination in Silicon Valley......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnMay 3rd, 2017

Google Co-Founder Sergey Brin Is the Latest Tech Leader Building a Secret Aircraft

The entrepreneur reportedly is quietly building a massive blimp in an old Silicon Valley airplane hangar......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 27th, 2017

Silicon Valley"s Dark Secret

Silicon Valley"s Dark Secret.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 24th, 2017

Fear, Secrets and Stigma

Silicon Valley has a secret they don't w.....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnApr 17th, 2017

Y Combinator chief: Future of humanity is a "merge" with tech

Sam Altman, the president of Silicon Valley startup incubator Y Combinator, said in an on-stage interview on Monday that he sees the future of the human race as a "merge" with machines, not a conflict with them. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 28th, 2017

Obama"s secret San Jose stopover fuels speculation of a new career in tech

Barack Obama fueled rumors about his future in tech after reportedly making a stealthy stopover in San Jose to meet with Silicon Valley leaders on Sunday. The former president's Silicon Valley visit reportedly followed a lunch in Omaha, Neb. with bi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2017

Silicon Valley"s dirty secret: The way it treats women

For the tech industry, gender inequity.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 4th, 2017

Silicon Valley"s dirty little secret: The way it treats women

Lawyers say they.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 3rd, 2017

The future of not working

As automation reduces the need for human labor, some Silicon Valley executives think a universal income will be the answer — and the beta test is happening in Kenya......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 25th, 2017

Secret Service Is Dealing With Over 12,000 Tweets Calling For Trump"s Assassination

As Silicon Valley's tech billionaires continue their crack down on "fake news", "hate speech" and dissenting conservative opinions of all forms (see this from last night: "Reddit Bans Three Alt-Right For.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 3rd, 2017

Trump"s strained relationship with Silicon Valley was ranked one of the biggest risks of 2017

APIt's no secret that Silicon Valley and Donald Trump don't get along very well. Hardly anyone from Silicon Valley supported Trump ahead of the election, with the exception of venture capitalist Peter Thiel. In fact, many tech CEO.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 3rd, 2017

Want a Job at a Startup In 2017? Don"t Miss This "Secret" List of the Hottest Ones

Hot companies aren't always startups and success can be strategic, says this Stanford professor, CEO, and former Silicon Valley venture capitalist......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 31st, 2016

This picture perfectly captures the first meeting between Trump and all the tech CEOs who opposed him

AP It's no secret that Silicon Valley's tech leaders were not exactly thrilled about the idea of a Donald Trump presidency. And to judge by the lugubrious miens exhibited in this photo, the tech moguls who visited Trump Tower on Wednesday for a sit-down w.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 14th, 2016

Trump Meets Silicon Valley Elite After Mutual Mistrust In Campaign

"We have no formal chain of command." U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and Silicon Valley executives met at his Manhattan tower on Wednesday to smooth over frictions after both sides made no secret of their disdain for each other during the presiden.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 14th, 2016

Trump meets Silicon Valley elite after mutual mistrust in campaign

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and some of Silicon Valley's most powerful executives met at his Manhattan tower on Wednesday, a summit convened to smooth over frictions after both sides made no secret of their disdain for each oth.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 14th, 2016

Trump, Silicon Valley Elite Seek to Smooth Over Frictions

Roundtable themes likely to include talent and taxes. U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, who has made no secret of his disdain for the titans of Silicon Valley, will host executives from top technology companies for a meeting at his Manhattan tower on.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 14th, 2016