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Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

Google Workers Want Heritage Foundation President with ‘Anti-LGBTQ’ Views Off A.I. Council

The pushback is part of a broader movement of workplace activism in Silicon Valley. A group of Google employees published an open l.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 1st, 2019

New Silicon Valley Community Foundation head talks about local focus issue

Nicole Taylor, in her first media interview as new president and CEO of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, said the organization needs to refocus its local giving......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2019

Silicon Valley Community Foundation names new CEO after scandal

Nicole Taylor, a Stanford University graduate who has led several Bay Area philanthropic organizations, has been named president and CEO of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. She succeeds Emmett Carson, who resigned in June from the huge foundat.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Silicon Valley"s War Against "White, Male Conservatives" Is A War Against America

Authored by Robert Bridge via The Strategic Culture Foundation, With the termin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 1st, 2018

Theranos is about to shut down for good

Jeff Chiu/AP Theranos is closing up shop, The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday night, citing a shareholder email. Once a Silicon Valley darling, the startup blood-testing company became mired in scandal over .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 5th, 2018

Theranos is expected to shut down for good

Jeff Chiu/AP Theranos is closing up shop, The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday night, citing a shareholder email. Once a Silicon Valley darling, the startup blood-testing company became mired in scand.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 5th, 2018

Term Sheet — Thursday, August 30

On deals and dealmakers. 5 Qs WITH A DEALMAKERVenture capitalist Ashmeet Sidana believes that some of the best Silicon Valley companies owe their success to a technical insight. After parting ways with Foundation Capital in 2013, .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 30th, 2018

Why these Apple alums launched their startup in Portland, not Silicon Valley

When Apple Inc. alums Heather and Justin Knapp decided to start their own business, they didn’t want to do it in startup saturated Silicon Valley. Instead, the two negotiated remote working with the technology giant and set up shop in Portland in sp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 20th, 2018

Silicon Valley"s biggest foundation shows what can go wrong when charities are obsessed with growth

digidreamgrafix/Shutterstock The Silicon Valley Community Foundation formed .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 14th, 2018

The CEO of Silicon Valley"s biggest charitable foundation has resigned over allegations of a "toxic" culture

YouTube/Saïd Business School, University of Oxford Silicon Valley's billionaires and big tech corporations love to don.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 27th, 2018

Silicon Valley Community Foundation Chief Ousted Over Harassment Allegations

Emmett Carson oversaw the influential community foundation for over a decade. The CEO of Silicon Valley Community Foundation, the world’s largest community foundati.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 27th, 2018

Bill Gates has invested millions in these Silicon Valley startups over the past decade

Melia RobinsonBill Gates is known for his philanthropic contributions to health, education, and anti-poverty organizations through the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. But the billiona.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 1st, 2018

Silicon Valley Community Foundation board hires prominent law firm, admits it "may have a larger culture issue"

After the sudden and controversial departure of its top fundraiser amid sexual harassment charges, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation’s board expanded its probe into the matter by hiring one of the nation's best-known law firms......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 24th, 2018

What Shopping in the Future Will Look Like

The online world is interacting with brick-and-mortar stores in radically new ways, fueling a revolution in how people shop, said Connie Chan, a partner at the Silicon Valley venture-capital firm Andreessen Horowitz......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 20th, 2018

Silicon Valley Came to Kansas Schools. That Started a Rebellion.

Public schools in Kansas rolled out a web-based learning platform backed by Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg. Now students have staged walkouts and sit-ins. Their parents have organized......»»

Category: mediaSource: nyt22 hr. 31 min. ago

The Wave Of Unicorn IPOs Exposes Silicon Valley"s GroupThink

Authored by Ritech Jain viaWorldOutOfWhack.com, The wave of unicorn IPOs reveals Silicon Valley’s dangerous groupthink: a dozen unicorns that have listed, or are likely to, posted combin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 20th, 2019

A 420 "potcast": How professional services help cannabis businesses

Cannabis companies have needs just like any other businesses. But sometimes finding the right lawyer, accountant, real estate broker and consultants can be tough. Listen to this special Silicon Valley Business Journal "potcast" for more......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2019

Silicon Valley is not ready for 2020. Just read the Mueller report

Reading Robert Mueller’s report, it’s hard not.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesApr 19th, 2019

SEC fines Prosper Funding $3 million for overstating net returns to investors

The Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday said Silicon Valley-based Prosper Funding LLC will pay a $3 million penalty for miscalculating and materially overstating annualized net returns to retail and other investors......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 19th, 2019

Earnings Outlook: Tesla earnings: The big question is how big is the quarterly loss

Quarterly results could be an ‘outright disaster’ at Tesla amid concerns about margins and demand for the Silicon Valley car maker, which reports April 24 after the bell......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 19th, 2019