Advertisements



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

Inside the world of Silicon Valley"s "coasters" — the millionaire engineers who get paid gobs of money and barely work

AP The least-secret secret in the Valley is called "rest.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 6th, 2017

Venture capital"s secret code tested by harassment scandals

Reference checks in Silicon Valley these days are likely to start with a new question: "Are you under NDA?".....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 29th, 2017

Geek fight! Musk says Zuckerberg naive about killer robots

Silicon Valley baron Elon Musk insulted rival billionaire Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday, escalating a tech wizard war of words over whether robots will become smart enough to kill their human creators......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 25th, 2017

Elon Musk rips Mark Zuckerberg, says Facebook founder naive about killer robots

Silicon Valley baron Elon Musk insulted rival billionaire Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday, escalating a tech wizard war of words over whether robots will become smart enough to kill their human creators......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 25th, 2017

Geek fight! Musk says Zuckerberg naive about killer robots

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Silicon Valley baron Elon Musk insulted rival billionaire Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday, escalating a tech wizard war of words over whether robots will become smart enough to kill their human creators......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 25th, 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