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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"s sexism problem: Could the tide be turning?

Sexism in Silicon Valley has been an open secret for years. What's changing: A growing number of women are coming forward with personal stories of sexual harassment and discrimination, prompting apologies, resignations and plenty of hand-wringing......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 3rd, 2017

Silicon Valley"s sexism problem: Could the tide be turning?

Sexism in Silicon Valley has been an open secret for years. What's changing: A growing number of women are coming forward with personal stories of sexual harassment and discrimination, prompting apologies, resignations and plenty of hand-wringing......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 3rd, 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

Tim Cook teases more details on Apple"s car project

It may be the worst-kept secret in Silicon Valley th.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJun 13th, 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: zerohedgeMay 26th, 2017

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